Join me for “The Hot Buttons in Asbestos Insurance Litigation.”

On March 30, 2010, from 2:00 – 3:40 pm (Eastern), I will be presenting at a CLE teleconference:  “The Hot Buttons in Asbestos Insurance Litigation,” hosted by HB Litigation Conferences.  My co-presenters will be Barry Buchman of Gilbert LLP andAndrew Frankel of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.

It should be a great CLE, as the three panelists have a good deal of experience in litigating coverage for asbestos claims, both in coverage litigation in state and federal courts, as well as in the context of asbestos-related bankruptcies, including adversary actions.

Here’s the agenda:

• Choice of law: what rules govern your claims and policies
• Update on current coverage litigation cases that are impacting the litigation
• The contribution issue in light of Keasbey
• Allocation issues–the ol’ debate–pro rata or all sums: the jurisdictions still at play and why
• Multiple party, multiple policy claims on the rise: why and what kinds of cases are we seeing?
• Insurance and bankruptcy: premises/operations claims and standing in a 524(g) plan?
• The big elephant in the room–MMSEA: what are the insurers and self-insured responsibilities with reporting?

To register, you can download the Registration Form and mail/fax/email it to HB Litigation Conferences, complete the online form, or e-mail or call Brownie Bokelman at 484-324-2755 x 212 to register.


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myspace profile views counterNote:  as a speaker at the conference, I was not charged a fee to attend the remainder of the conference.

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