Legalized Marijuana and the Federal “Grey Area”

From the 2014 PLUS Conference session “Legalized Marijuana: Will the PL Insurance Industry Inhale?”, moderator Ian Stewart, Esq. (Wilson Elser) and panelists Mercedes Colwin, Esq. (Gordon & Rees), Linda Pierce, Esq. (Arthur J. Gallagher) and Nannette Meyer (Markel) discuss the federal grey area relating to marijuana legislation and some of the areas that is impacting, from E&O and Financial Institution Liability to EPLI and MedPL.

On the subject of marijuana, the upcoming PLUS Medical PL Symposium will have a session titled “Coming to You: Medical Marijuana MedPL Exposures.” Don’t miss it – register now! 

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

The Evolving Global D&O Marketplace

Kevin LaCroix, RPLU (RT Specialty), Arati Varma (Chubb Group of Insurance Companies) and Cristiana Baez-Safa (QBE Insurance Ltd. {Europe}) discuss the similarities and differences in D&O coverage globally. Issues they address include:

  • How the financial crisis of 2008 impacted D&O in Asia and Europe
  • Key differences in the D&O markets from the U.S., Asia and Europe
  • Advice they’d give U.S. based D&O pros about the global market

PLUS returns to Singapore on 14 May for a networking event and presentation from Roland Schatz, Founder and CEO of Media Tenor, Ltd. on “How to Manage and Insure Reputation.” Don’t miss it!

The Internet of Things and Medical Devices

From the 2015 PLUS Webinar “The Insurance Implications of the Internet of Things,” Judy Selby (BakerHostetler) and Gail Gottehrer (Axinn Veltrop & Harkrider LLP) discuss the benefits and exposures relating to connected medical devices.

At the upcoming 2015 PLUS Medical PL Symposium there will be much more on this growing exposure, particularly during the session Technology in Healthcare: EHRs & PHI. Don’t miss it, register now and join hundreds of your professional liability colleagues in Atlanta on April 28 & 29.

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