Recent Events

D&O Liability Insurance. Cyber Liability, DOJ and SEC investigations, and Representations and Warranties insurance.
September 22, 2016. Boston, MA.
2016 Executive Risk Insights Conference Public company issues as well as serving the private and non-profit sector.
September 21, 2016. New York, NY.
D&O And Management Liability
ACI’S 20th National Forum.
July 26-27, 2016, New York, NY.
D&O Liability Insurance. C5’s 25th Forum. March 8-9, 2016. London, England.

Past Events

Dealing with Globalization of Claims against Directors and Officers: Developments Abroad‚ International Coverage‚ and Ensuring that Coverage is Adequate Across Multiple Jurisdiction American Conference Institute’s 19th Forum on D&O Liability, September 17-18, 2015, New York, NY.
Handling Lloyds of London Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes (Including London Arbitrations) Without Going Off One’s Trolley! ABA 2015 London Sessions. June 11-15, 2015, Commemorating the 800th Anniversary of the signing of Magna Carta, London, England.
D&O Liability Insurance. C5’s 24th Forum. March 25-26, 2015. London, England.
Are We Related? A Look At Interrelationship Provisions In Claims-Made Policies. ABA/TIPS’ Professionals’ Officers’ and Directors’ Liability Committee Webinar, December 3, 2014 (Moderator)
Dealing With Globalization of Claims Against Directors and Officers: Developments Abroad, International Coverage, and Ensuring That Coverage Is Adequate Across Multiple Jurisdictions.American Conference Institute’s 18th Forum on D&O Liability, September 30 – October 1, 2014, New York, NY
Global D&O Perils for Private Companies. Advisen Management Liability Insights Conference, September 23, 2014, New York City
The Evolution of the D&O Contract – Historical Events & Perspective. 10th Annual D&O Insurance ExecuSummit. May 15, 2014. Uncasville, CT
Emerging Issues in Claims: What You Need to Know Right Now. Presentation before the Eagle International Associates March 26, 2014. Philadelphia, PA.
Mediation for Insurance Coverage Dispute.PLUS Webinar, October 3, 2013.
Lawyers as Corporate Directors: Risk or Reward ABA, 2013 Annual Meeting, August 10, 2013, San Francisco, CA (Substituted Panelist)
Law, Business and Society – U.S./Israel/Global Relationships. The Third Annual ABA Section of International Law Joint Conference with the Israel Bar Association.
May 20-24, 2013. Eilat, Israel
A Day at Lloyd’s. An Introduction to the Lloyd’s Market. Structure and the Use of ADR to Manage Disputes Involving Lloyd’s, sponsored by The American Bar Association Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section’s Professionals’ Officers’ and Directors’ Liability, International Law, ADR, and Admiralty and Maritime Law Committees, and the St. John’s University School of Law. February 5, 2013. New York, NY.
Directors & Officers Liability and Insurance Review, sponsored by The Seminar Group. December 11, 2012. Atlanta, GA.
2012 PLUS International Conference. 25 Generations: Changing the Face of Professional Liability. Building a Global Company. November 7-9, 2012. Chicago, IL.
An Overview of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, sponsored by The Professional Liability Underwriting Society – Midwest Chapter and the American Bar Association Torts Trial and Insurance Practice Section Professionals’ Officers’ and Directors’ Liability Committee. August, 2012. Chicago, IL.
Current Issues in D&O Liability and Insurance 2012. New York City Bar CLEConnect. June 7, 2012. New York, NY.
East-West Trade: Legal Requirements for Foreign Business and Investment. Presented by the Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) and Co-Sponsored by the TIPS International Law Committee, ABA Rule of Law Initiative, Asia Council and Advisory Board, and China Council for the Promotion of International Trade. June 4, 2012. New York, NY.
Midwest Chapter Seminar: Hot Topics in D&O and EPL. Developments in claims against China-based issuers. Regulatory investigations and collateral litigation involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The rise of parallel internal and external investigations by the SEC, Audit Committee, and Special Litigation Committees. May 10, 2012. Chicago, IL.
Doing Business In the United States: What You Need to Know About Investing, Product Liability and Dispute Resolution. American Bar Association Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section. International Seminar Series. Co-Sponsored and Presented in Conjunction with: Chinese Council for the Promotion of International Trade. April 19, 2012. Beijing, China.
PLUS Comes to Asia.
The Professional Liability Underwriting Society presents its inaugural educational events on April 24 and 26, 2012 in Hong Kong and Singapore.
Transitional Securities Litigation in the Post-Morrison Era. July 21, 2011. PLUS Webinar. The panelists will discuss the holding and rationale in the 2010 decision in Morrison v. National Australia Bank regarding foreign-cubed securities litigation, how the decision has been applied, and its impact on transnational securities class actions.
Law & Business: U.S./Israel/Global Relationships. May – June 2011. Second Annual ABA Section of International Law Joint Conference with the Israel Bar Association. Eilat, Israel.
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: D&O Insurance in the Context of Bankruptcy. March, 2011. National Teleconference. Sponsored by the ABA-TIPS Professionals’, Officers’ and Directors’ Liability Committee.
When Is The Enemy Of My Enemy My Friend? Ethical and Practical Considerations In The Tripartite Relationship. December, 2010. The Chicago Bar Association. Chicago, IL.
Pacific Northwest Scams, Schemes and Scoundrels. A Seminar on Financial Fraud – How to Protect Your Business and Yourself. October 20, 2010, Seattle, WA.
Potential Liabilities of Corporate Directors and Officers, Presentation before the UW-Madison’s Risk Management and Insurance Society, March 10, 2010, Madison, WI.
Legal Challenges to Chinese Companies Doing Business in the United States, September 10, 2009, Tsinghua University, Beijing China. Sponsored by the American Bar Association, Tort Trial & Insurance International Committee.
2009 London Market USA Study Tour, July 16, 2009, Katie School of Insurance and Financial Services – Illinois State University.
Current Issues in D&O Liability and Insurance, June 11, 2009, City Bar Center for Continuing Legal Education, New York, NY. Sponsored by The New York City Bar.
The European Forum on Financial Institutions Insurance, May 27-28, 2009, Hotel Sofitel, Munich Bayerpost, Munich, Germany. Sponsored by C-5.
Current Issues in D&O Liability & Insurance, City Bar Center for CLE (2008), New York, NY.
C-5 Conference of Securities Litigation (2008), London, England.
20th Annual PLUS International Conference, 20 Years & Changing (2007).
The World is Flat: Global Issues Affecting D&O Insurance at the Beginning of the 21st Century, ABA/Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Teleconference (2007).
D&O Liability Insurance 10th Annual Industry Forum (2007).