ACCEC's 6th Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting Presentations and Papers

Wednesday, May 16 - Friday, May 18, 2018
Westin Chicago River North
320 N Dearborn Street, Chicago IL 60654

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Key Insurance Coverage Decisions of 2017
Robert D. Chesler, Esq. and Christina Yousef, Esq., Anderson Kill PC

Use of Experts in Coverage and Bad Faith Cases
Douglas M. McIntosh, McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A.

State By State Survey: Bad Faith Law Defenses
Courtesy of Goldberg, Segalla, LLP

Coverage in a Time of Storms, Part 1
Sherilyn Pastor, McCarter & English, LLP; William Berk, Berk, Merchant & Sims, PLC; Neil Rambin, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Coverage in a Time of Storms, Part 2
William Berk, Berk Merchant & Sims, PLC; Sherilyn Pastor, McCarter & English; Neil Rambin, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Emerging Coverage B Claims
James W. Bryan, Nexsen Pruet, PLLC; Laura A. Foggan, Crowell & Moring LLP; Seth D. Lamden, Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

Managing Captive Claims
Michael Aylward, Morrison Mahoney LLP; David Goodwin, Covington & Burling LLP; Barbara Miller, Wells Fargo & Company

Reinsurer's Obligations to Cedent; excerpt from The Reinsurance Professional's Deskbook, 2018-2019 Edition
Reproduced with permission of the publisher. Further reproduction of this chapter without the express permission of Thomson Reuters is prohibited.

The Opioid Epidemic
Robert A. Kole, Esq., Choate Hall & Stewart, LLP; R. Hugh Lumpkin, Esq., Ver Ploeg & Lumpkin, P.A.

Rights and Duties Where Insured Has Independent Counsel
William T. Barker, Dentons U.S. LLP

Trends and Features of Transactional Liability Insurance and its Effects on the M&A Marketplace
Peter Rosen and Drew Levin, Latham & Watkins LLP; Gary Blitz and Jill Kerxton, Aon Transaction Solutions

Mo' Coverage Mo' Problems: Allocation and Related Complications When Multiple Types of Liability Insurance Apply to a Single Lawsuit
Scott C. Hecht and Katherine A. Bechina, Stinson Leonard Street LLP; Suzan Charlton, Covington & Burling LLP

Are Two Policies Always Better Than One?
Ronald L. Kammer, Hinshaw LLP

Coverage for Ill-Gotten Gain under D&O Policies: The Legacy of Level 3
Michael L. Manire, Manire & Galla LLP

The Level 3 Legacy
Mitchell F. Dolin and Clea P. M. Liquard, Covington & Burling LLP