IRUA Announces Revised Calendar of Events

June 29th, 2020

ALL ABOUT REPUTATION RISK EXPOSURES
LUNCH & LEARN/WEBINAR – January 8, 2020, Mayer Brown, NYC
Steel City Re’s Peter Gerken presented this interesting topic, including plenty of Q&A.  Prior to co-founding Steel City Re, Mr. Gerken headed the Intellectual Property practice at Marsh, Inc.

ALL ABOUT BIOMETRIC INFORMATION AND PRIVACY
LUNCH & LEARNFebruary 13, 2020, Trans Re, NYC
Lisa Ackerman of Wilson Elser’s Chicago office did a great job explaining legal activity concerning individual privacy rights violation allegations and concluded with an outlook for the future.

CORONAVIRUS- INSURANCE IMPLICATIONS ARISING FROM THE PANDEMIC
April 3, 2020 Webinar
Paul White of Wilson Elser’s Los Angeles office gave a comprehensive presentation that covered the virus itself & key issues for the (re)insurance industry.  This event was a joint session with BRMA.

2020 ANNUAL MEMBERS MEETING & CONFERENCE
Postponed Until APRIL 12-13, 2021
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale, FL
This is our marquee event. Sessions will include a “Reinsurance Leaders” and “Market Buyers Roundtable” as well as 4 Workshop Tracks each in Property & Casualty (including Claims).

IMPORTANT 2020 UPDATES IN ARBITRATION LAW
(Reinsurance Networking Group Meeting)June 2, 2020
Presented via Zoom (Incl. Networking Breakouts!)
Michael S. Davis & Yoav M. Griver, Partners and Bruce S. Goodman, Of Counsel of the  Zeichner Ellman & Krause LLP firm, provided a comprehensive update of 2020 activity of interest to all engaged in arbitration, alternative dispute resolution, or claims disputes.

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COVID 19 & IMPACTS ON THE REINSURANCE INDUSTRY
June 25, 2020
An industry panel of experts held a lively “Virtual Roundtable” discussion where the effects on the property & casualty industry were explored.  First-party, third-party, professional liability and workers’ compensation coverage, as well as regulatory challenges, and other issues, were examined.

IMPLICATIONS OF REVIVER STATUTES FOR CASUALTY MARKETS
July 29, 2020
Reviver statute emergence has significant ramifications for active casualty markets & especially legacy business acquirers. Robert DiUbaldo of Carlton Fields, P.A., who has a great deal of experience with these matters, gave an excellent presentation both highly detailed and very informative.

RE AUDITS FROM A CLAIMS PERSPECTIVE
September 17, 2020
Slimmed-down to “Claims Only”, our classic Reinsurance Audits session will focus on practical and useful issues from a Reinsurer’s perspective.  Frank DeMento, Esq. of Trans Re is an experienced industry professional for whom auditing is a significant part of his work so you will receive the most current and practical knowledge!

THE FUNDAMENTALS OF REPRESENTATIONS & WARRANTIES INSURANCE
October 7, 2020
Purchase of Reps & Warranties Insurance in corporate M&A transactions is becoming standard practice.  Hear from Nick DeMartini of Partner Re about the product, what to look out for, and what the hot issues are right now.

LLOYD’S IN THE 2020s
November 12 & 13, 2020
Lloyd’s is rapidly changing both internationally and externally. This special session will be held over two, 2-hour morning sessions and will feature Lloyd’s executives and reinsurance underwriters discussing both market conditions and appetites as well as how the Society is focusing on efficiencies to maximize policyholder value. Presented in co-operation with IRUA member – Lloyd’s America Inc.

INNOVATION AND ITS EFFECTS ON INSURANCE/ REINSURANCE
Planned for Mid-November, 2020
Insurers and reinsurers are rapidly embracing innovation and have identified it as key to future business survival – especially in a post -COVID-19 environment.  Learn from industry and legal experts how internal hurdles such as legacy systems, distribution models and company cultures need to welcome change.

CLICK HERE  to download a full copy of  IRUA’s Calendar of Events

 

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