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April 3rd, 2020 - April 3rd, 2020

April 3, 2020: Coronavirus Webinar – What Are the Insurance Implications Arising from a World Health Crisis?

Start Date/Time:
04/03/2020 3:00 PM
End Date/Time:
04/03/2020 5:00 PM
Location:
New York, NY United States

CORONAVIRUS: WHAT ARE THE INSURANCE IMPLICATIONS ARISING FROM A WORLD HEALTH CRISIS?

Although this is a FREE Webinar, registration is required. Connection details to follow shortly.

Friday, April 3, 2020
3:00 – 4:00 pm EST

This presentation will address potential insurance coverage issues arising from the current coronavirus outbreak.  It will address the modern history of pandemics and their threat to humanity, the origins and current status or coronavirus and the insurance implications arising from coronavirus under commercial property policies, general liability insurance, life insurance, errors & omissions insurance, and directors & officer insurance.

 THIS WEBINAR HAS BEEN ARRANGED IN COLLABORATION WITH OUR FRIENDS AT BRMA AND WE THANK WILSON ELSER AND BRMA FOR BRINGING THIS TO OUR MEMBERSHIP AND THE INDUSTRY

KEY SPEAKER
Paul White, Partner
Wilson Elser

Paul White is a partner in the firm’s Los Angeles, California office and focuses his practice on complex insurance coverage and bad faith litigation and represents defendants in commercial litigation. His insurance coverage practice includes advising and representing insurers in bad faith litigation and insurance policy disputes, including first-party property policies, general liability coverage, errors and omissions insurance, and media liability insurance. He also advises and represents insurers in subrogation actions on property losses. In addition, he has litigated and arbitrated disputes throughout the United States involving domestic and foreign insurance agents and brokers in all lines of coverage. He has broad experience in the business practices of all types of insurance intermediaries, including brokers at every level in the broking process, from producers to managing general agents to London Market brokers.

In his litigation practice, Paul focuses on commercial business litigation, including professional liability actions brought against insurance agents and brokers. In addition to his insurance practice, Paul advises entertainment and technology companies on the management of intellectual property risks.

He is admitted to the Bar in California and to the Supreme Court of the United States and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

NOTE: The Capacity of this Webinar is 500 callers. If we exceed that number, this Webinar will be repeated in the not too distant future. Registration and call-in/ connection details to follow.

Registration Fee:  FREE

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April 21st, 2020 - April 21st, 2020

April 21, 2020: RNG Networking Luncheon: Recent Important Updates in Arbitration Law

Start Date/Time:
04/21/2020 12:00 PM
End Date/Time:
04/21/2020 2:00 PM
Location:
Zeichner Ellman & Krause LLP
1211 Avenue of the Americas - 40th Fl.
New York, NY 10036
United States

IRUA/RNG NETWORKING LUNCHEON

TUESDAY, APRIL 21, 2020

Recent Important Updates in Arbitration Law

Michael S. Davis & Yoav M. Griver, Partners of the firm will provide a comprehensive update of recent activity of interest to all engaged in arbitration, alternative dispute resolution or claims disputes generally.

Presenters
Mike Davis is an ARIAS certified arbitrator and has been representing insurers and other clients in arbitrations for over 35 years. Mike began his career at Chadbourne & Parke in the 1970’s and during the 1980’s he was Senior Counsel in charge of Corporate Litigation at American International Group, Inc. Mike’s practice has included numerous court cases where arbitrability, and the appointment of arbitrators, has been at issue. Mike also represents insurance companies in commercial bankruptcy matters, both as creditors and as insurers. https://www.zeklaw.com/attorney/michael-s-davis

Yoav Griver represents ZEK insurer clients in arbitrations and in court cases where arbitrability, and the appointment of arbitrators has been at issue. Prior to joining ZEK, Yoav was Litigation Counsel to Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, where he litigated a variety of commercial and intellectual property matters for clients in the banking, credit, transportation, insurance, computer software and electronic industries. Before that, Yoav prosecuted banking conspiracy, stock fraud and other cases on behalf of the Israeli Ministry of Justice where he was a member of the Ministry’s Economics Unit. https://www.zeklaw.com/attorney/yoav-m-griver

Yoav is co-editor and author of the multi-year treatise, Dispute Resolution and e-Discovery, published by Thomson Reuters, which includes a chapter by Mike Davis on arbitration discovery.

Our thanks to long-time member Mike Davis and to his firm for hosting and presenting at this meeting.

Location:  Zeichner Ellman & Krause LLP, 1211 Avenue of the Americas, 40th Fl., New York, NY  10038

Registration Fee: $55 per person