Recording Date: August 10, 2011
Duration: 2 hr 33 min
Price: $359*

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Agenda & Speakers

I. Revisiting Policy Limits
•The impact of products vs. operations, number of occurrences, additional insureds and annualized limits
•Types of actions – from Wellington arbitrations to misrepresentation claims
Jack Gerstein, Esq., Troutman Sanders, LLP, Washington, DC
Scott Godes, Esq., Dickstein Shapiro LLP, Washington, DC

II. Negotiating Coverage-in-Place Agreements
•Coverage-in-place vs. alternatives
•Crucial term and scope questions
•Addressing future uncertainty
•Claims handling and dispute avoidance
Philip Hecht, Esq., K&L Gates, Washington, DC
John O’Connor, Esq., Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Washington, DC

III. Recent Case Law Update
•Trigger: exposure vs. injury-in-fact
•Allocation, including for years with asbestos exclusions in some policies
•Fraud allegations and findings in underlying asbestos cases
Nicholas Insua, Esq., McCarter & English, LLP, Newark, NJ
Bryce Friedman, Esq., Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York