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       David A. Strauss, Chair              Harold Flanagan, Vice-Chair


Upcoming Events:


The Use and Abuse of Insurance Brokers: How to Deal With Brokers in Business Deals and Litigation CLE

      

Speakers:
Harold Flanagan, Flanagan Partners LLP
Eric Williams, Hub International Gulf South Limited

Date:
Thursday, September 22, 2016

Time:
Noon - 1 p.m.

Location:
NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

CLE:
1 hour of CLE credit

Cost:
NOBA Member Discount - $35 (includes lunch)
Non Member Price - $55 (includes lunch)

Registration:

  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Morgan Ellis.
  3. Mail payment to 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130

Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No refunds for no shows. 


On the Blog:

Prejudice Not Required: Giving Notice of a Claim after the Term of a Claims-Made Policy is Fatal for Coverage for the Insured and Third Parties - April 2, 2015


Recent Events:

On April 13, the Committee held "Deconstructing the Reptile: Defending the 'Reptile' Strategy in Insurance Litigation" with Doug Green.

On July 16, 2015, the Committee held "The Appraisal Clause: Viewpoints from Policyholder and Defense Counsel" CLE with moderator Seth Schmeeckle, panel member (defense) Adam Massey and panel member (policyholder) Rajan Pandit.

On August 8, 2014, the Committee held a CLE "Bad Faith Forum: A Panel Discussion with Views from the Policyholder and Insurer" with speakers: Dean A. Sutherland, Jeansonne & Remondet; H. Minor Pipes, Barrasso Usdin; and Joseph Bruno, Bruno & Bruno.

Deepwater Horizon Insurance Litigation CLE on April 10, 2014

A discussion with George B. Hall, Phelps Dunbar,  of Deep Water insurance issues that the Fifth Circuit has certified to the Texas Supreme Court including additional insured coverage, indemnity/insurance "separate and independent interpretation", and more.