DRI 2016 Webinars

DRI3414 - Insurance 201: Navigating Thorny Issues with Consent Judgments and Settlement of Coverage Claims

Start Date: Jul 13, 2016 12:00pm ‐ End Date: Jul 13, 2016 12:00pm

Standard: $50.00

Description

This webcast will address navigating issues with consent judgments and settlement of coverage claims.

It will focus on the traps that can sometimes arise when coverage litigation reaches its final stages and settlement is imminent, as well as the dangers that can arise from consent judgments in certain jurisdictions.

The presenters will address hypothetical situations and real world problems where consent judgments can create significant ethical and practice considerations for even the most experienced practitioner.

The webcast will also provide issue spotting for problems that can arise in the context of the settlement of coverage litigation.

Objectives:

  • How to handle difficult and thorny issues arising from allocation and trigger issues
  • Important developments in the area of bad faith and how to help insurers navigate the sometimes tricky areas of claims handling and coverage determinations
  • How to counter potential issues involving consent judgments

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