Updates and Hot Trending Topics Affecting Insurance Coverage
Friday, May 12, 2017
Adam's Mark Hotel
120 Church Street
Buffalo, NY 14202
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
7.0 MCLE Credits
: 6.0 Professional Practice; 1.0 Skills
Not Able to Attend in Person?
A Live Webcast Option is Available: Friday, May 12, 2017*
If you cannot watch the webcast at the scheduled time and date, the recording will be available to you to access after the presentation date for a 60 day period enabling you to watch on your schedule and earn your MCLE credits.*Note: Newly admitted attorneys (less than twenty-four months) must attend the live program in order to earn Skills credits. Newly admitted attorneys are not able to earn Skills credits by viewing the webcast
.Who Should Attend
Insurance company attorneys; Civil Litigators, both Plaintiff and Defense
Overall Program Co-Chairs
Joanna M. Roberto, Esq. | Goldberg Segalla, LLP | Garden City
Eileen E. Buholtz, Esq. | Connors, Corcoran & Buholtz, PLLC | Rochester
Session Chair: Eileen E. Buholtz, Esq.
| Connors, Corcoran & Buholtz, PLLC | Rochester
This full-day program, presented by seasoned insurance law practitioners, will explore a number of complex substantive and procedural issues in the insurance coverage area. This year’s update will include discussion on emerging trends for cyber liability coverage, and practical guidance on how to draft an effective position letter.
This opportunity is not to be missed! Register today and guarantee your seat at the program!Topics to be Covered Include
- Recent General Liability Coverage decisions
- Cyber liability coverage
- Hot topics in professional errors & omissions liability coverage
- Forfeiture of coverage defenses
- Preparing an effective position letter and understanding the corollaries
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions
9:10 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Top 10 General Liability Coverage Decisions
Stacey E. Trien, Esq. | Leclair Korona Vahey Cole LLP | Rochester
10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Emerging Trends for Cyber Liability Coverage
Kevin Szczepanski, Esq. | Hodgson Russ LLP | Buffalo
|10:50 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.||Refreshment Break|
|11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. |
Hot Topics in Professional Errors & Omissions Liability Coverage
Colleen M. Murphy, Esq. | Goldberg Segalla, LLP | Buffalo
|11:50 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.||Lunch (on your own)|
|1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.|
Consequential Damages: Where Do We Stand?
Anthony J. Piazza, Esq. | Barclay Damon LLP | Rochester
|1:50 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.|
Can Coverage Defenses Really Be Forfeited?
Paul J. Callahan, Esq. | Brown & Kelly LLP | Buffalo
|2:40 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.||Refreshment Break|
|2:50 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.|
The Trigger of Coverage Conundrum
James J. Gascon, Esq. | Costello, Cooney & Fearon, PLLC | Camillus
|3:40 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.||Preparing an Effective Position Letter and Understanding the Corollaries|
Jennifer A. Ehman, Esq. | Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. | Buffalo
Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section
Committee on Continuing Legal Education
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Interested in registering more than one attorney?
Three or more registrations from the same firm/organization are eligible for our 20% Group Discount
NYSBA Members: $175
Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section Members: $148.75
Non Members: $275
Note: Pre-registration Strongly Advised: You can save money and guarantee your seat and course materials by registering early. Registrations received at the door are subject to an additional $15.00 registration fee. Registrations cancelled less than three days from the program date will be assessed a cancellation fee of $25.00.