Jackie Lakins, Vice President, Specialty Operations for Sedgwick and panelist for the 2016 PLUS Medical PL Symposium session "Claims Trends to Watch in 2016," joined us in the Media Zone to discuss claims and the ACA.
From the 2015 PLUS Conference session “PLI for Agents and Brokers: Increasingly Risky?,” Peter Biging (Goldberg Segalla LLP) and Lisa Doherty (Business Risk Partners) discuss the evolving claims environment, including the rise of third party claims. For much more on the E&O insurance market join PLUS and hundreds of your industry colleagues for the 2016 Professional Risk Symposium, April 20 and 21 in Chicago. PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.
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.