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June 2nd, 2020 - June 2nd, 2020

June 2, 2020, RNG Networking Video Conference: Recent Important Updates in Arbitration Law

Start Date/Time:
06/02/2020 12:00 PM
End Date/Time:
06/02/2020 2:00 PM
Location:
Zoom Video Conference
New York, NY United States

RECENT IMPORTANT UPDATES IN ARBITRATION LAW

June 2, 2020

Michael S. Davis & Yoav M. Griver, Partners of the Zeichner Ellman Krause LLP 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.

TO PERMIT NETWORKING THIS WILL BE IN A DIFFERENT FORMAT TO A NORMAL ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE.

WE WILL COMMENCE AT 12 NOON AND AFTER A BRIEF GROUP INTRODUCTION, EACH PERSON WILL BE RANDOMLY ASSIGNED TO A “BREAKOUT ROOM” WHERE 4 TO 6 PEOPLE WILL BE ABLE TO “SCHMOOZE”.  AFTER 10 MINUTES WE WILL REASSIGN THE GROUPS RANDOMLY, AND AGAIN, 10 MINUTES AFTER THAT.

AT 12.30 PM WE WILL “ASSEMBLE” FOR A PRESENTATION WITH ACCREDITED CLE CREDIT FOR THOSE WHO REQUEST IT.

IF YOU REQUIRE A CLE CERTIFICATE, AFTER YOU REGISTER PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO MIKE DAVIS AT mdavis@zeklaw.com  ADVISING WHICH STATES YOU REQUIRE THE CREDIT FOR.  AFTER THE EVENT YOU WILL THEN HEAR FROM THE ZEK LAW FIRM REGARDING CERTIFICATE DELIVERY.

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

Location:  by Zoom videoconference

Registration Fee:  SPECIAL COVID-19 RATE –     FREE OF CHARGE!!!

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June 25th, 2020 - June 25th, 2020

June 25, 2020 Covid 19 & Its Impact on the (Re)insurance Industry

Start Date/Time:
06/25/2020 11:00 AM
End Date/Time:
06/25/2020 12:00 PM
Location:
New York, NY United States

COVID 19 & ITS IMPACT ON THE (RE)INSURANCE INDUSTRY
This meeting is being presented via Zoom Video Conference

Thursday, June 25, 2020

11.00 to 12.00 Noon Eastern Time

Join us for a Virtual Round Table discussion when the effects on the property and casualty industry will be explored and discussed by an industry panel of experts.  First-party, third-party, professional liability and workers compensation coverage, regulatory challenges as well as other issues will be examined.

Moderator:
Thomas Hettinger, Managing Director – Strategic Advisory
Guy Carpenter & Company LLC, Chicago, IL

Panelists:
Daniel Hojnowski, Vice President
Transatlantic Reinsurance Company, New York, NY

Gary J. Intoccia, Senior Partner
McGivney, Kluger, Clark & Intoccia, P.C., New York, NY

Susan E. Mack, Partner
Adams & Reese, LLP, Jacksonville, FL

Richard M. Sabetta, Co-Founder & Managing Principal
Risk Navigation Group, LLC, Morristown, NJ

William Wilt, President
Assured Research, LLC, Madison, NJ

Register Fees:
IRUA members:  $75
Non-IRUA members:  $95

Location:  Zoom Video Conference

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