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The Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) was founded in 1986 by industry professionals who recognized the need for a forum for individuals involved in the field of professional liability. The Society is a non-profit organization with membership open to persons interested in the promotion and development of the professional liability industry. Membership consists of over 6,500 individuals, representing over 1,000 companies active in the many fields of professional liability. PLUS currently receives the support of more than 200 companies through corporate membership. PLUS is recognized as the primary source of professional liability educational programs and seminars, assistance to its members to help serve clients, and information regarding professional liability. The Society is continually seeking new means to fulfill its mission statement and better serve its members.

Texas Chapter Swings Into Action to Benefit PLUS Foundation

The PLUS Texas Chapter hosted a Top Golf fundraising event on May 12. Held at Top Golf’s Austin location, more than 20 industry professionals broke out the clubs and, by the looks of it, had a great time networking and golfing.

The event raised almost $2,000 for PLUS Foundation. Thank you to all who attended, and to the event sponsors for their support.

Greatest Concerns when facing Parallel Government Investigations & Securities Suits

From the 2015 PLUS D&O Symposium session “Dangerous Intersection: Securities Litigation and Governmental Investigations,” moderator Diane Parker (Allied World Insurance Company) and panelist Jonathan Youngwood, Esq. (Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP) discuss concerns when facing parallel government investigations and securities suits.

PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

Halliburton: Good for the Plaintiffs’ Bar?

From the 2015 PLUS D&O Symposium session “The Post-Halliburton World: Securities Class Action Update,” moderator Darryl P. Rains (Morrison & Foerster LLP) and panelist Ramzi Abadou (Kahn Swick & Foti LLP) discuss the impact of the Halliburton decision.

Do you agree with this quote from Mr. Abadou?

“The law is developing in a very good way here for the plaintiffs’ bar.”

Let us know your thoughts in the comments. PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.