A LexisNexis® Complimentary CLE Accredited* Webinar

2011 has been a significant year for global catastrophes. With earthquakes in New Zealand and Japan, tornadoes in Alabama, Missouri and Massachusetts, and flooding in Australia and the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, this has been a major year of catastrophes—and the hurricane and wildfire seasons are still to come.

This complimentary webinar will feature a panel of attorneys and insurance professionals who will provide insights on overarching coverage considerations for what’s already happened this year and talk about the issues that claims professionals need to consider. They will also discuss the potential business impacts of the year’s catastrophes and discuss market reactions, as well as new placement and renewal concerns.

On September 21, 2011 2:00-3:30 PM ET, Ellen MacDonald Farrell of Crowell & Moring will act as moderator for the panel, which will consist of: John Demartini, Executive Vice President, Towers Watson; Marc Katz, Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass; Carlton Clarke, Marine & Property Claims Department, AXA Insurance Company; and Douglas Dixon, Senior Vice President, Swiss Re America Corporation.

The panel will discuss the following topics:

• Overview of 2011 Catastrophes To Date: Events, Carriers Hit, Etc.
• Overarching Coverage Considerations
• A Deeper Look at This Year’s Catastrophes – Quakes, Tornadoes and Floods
• NFIP/Crop insurance
• What’s Ahead?
• Potential Business Impacts
• Market Reactions, New Placement and Renewal Concerns

*For registration details and CLE information, visit the registration page.