Southeast Chapter Talks EPL and Networks

The PLUS Southeast Chapter hosted an educational and networking event, “The EPL Battle – Plaintiffs vs. Carriers, Who Comes Out Ahead?” on May 21 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Almost 50 area insurance professionals heard divergent perspectives on the latest developments in Labor and Employment law and enjoyed a great networking reception.  Thanks to all who attended this great event!

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.

Employer Insurance Considerations for Transgender Workers

From the 2014 PLUS Conference session “Unusual, Extraordinary and Emerging EPLI Issues,” moderator Michael A. Kaufman, Esq. (Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck) and panelists Lynette Lyngaas (Monitor Liability Managers) and George Glavas, Esq. (HUB International) discuss the emerging EPL exposures relating to transgender individuals in the workplace.

For much more on the constantly-shifting EPLI marketplace join PLUS for the 2015 Professional Risk Symposium, April 28 and 29 in Atlanta.

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