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Insurance Law


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

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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.