From the 2015 PLUS Medical PL Symposium session “Batch Claims: What are the 'Three P's?',” Scott Crockett, Esq. of Wagstaff & Cartmell discusses the variables that impact claim settlement, including "fear of" claims. Don’t forget… PLUS has two tremendous events coming up this Fall. Rates increase soon, so register now! 2015 PLUS Conference | 2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.
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 [...]