Insurance Limits and Case Value – A Clear Correlation?

From the 2015 PLUS Medical PL Symposium session “Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems: Do Limits Increase Claims Values?,” moderator Jonathan S. Ziss, Esq. (Goldberg Segalla) and plaintiffs’ attorney Michael F. Barrett, Esq. (Barrett Bendesky PC) discuss how insurance coverage limits correlate to overall case value. From the clip:

“The amount of insurance clearly drives the value of the case.”

Do you agree with Barrett’s take?

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

Is Underwriting an Art or a Science?

From the 2015 PLUS Professional Risk Symposium session “Inside the Underwriter’s Studio,” moderator Carrie Brodzinski (XL Group) and panelists Lynn Halper (PartnerRe), Rob Schueler (Travelers) and Ziad Kubursi, RPLU (Philadelphia Insurance Company) discuss whether underwriting is more art than science, the importance of analytics and how transparency with an underwriting model can be both good and bad.

PLUS events are great places to learn and network – don’t miss the 2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium on September 17 in Chicago. Seats are filling fast!

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

The Right to Independent Counsel – Who Gets to Select?

From the 2015 PLUS Professional Risk Symposium session “Settling for Escalating Defense Costs?,” moderator Gail Gottehrer, Esq. (Axinn Veltrop & Hardkrider) and panelist Richard A. Simpson, Esq. (Wiley Rein) look at the issue of independent counsel and whether the insurer or insured gets to select counsel in the event of a conflict.

Don’t miss these upcoming PLUS events:
2015 PLUS Conference  |  2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium

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