A Look at Batch Claims in the Medical and D&O Space

From the 2014 PLUS Conference session “Multi-Claimant ‘Batch’ Litigation: A Spike in Frequency?,” moderator John O’Byrne, Esq. (O’Byrne Law Firm, LLC) and panelists Joshua Stein (IronHealth), Kathleen Lyons(Swiss Re) and David M. Gische, Esq. (Troutman Sanders LLP) discuss commonly seen batch clauses, what defines whether a batch exists or not, the inherent subjectivity of batch claims, and batch similarities in the Medical PL and Directors & Officers markets.

There will be much more discussion of batch claims at the 2015 Medical PL Symposium, April 28-29 in Atlanta, including a panel titled “Batch Claims – What ARE the ‘Three P’s’?” Don’t miss it – register today!

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

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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.

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