2018 Ashbaugh Beal Commercial Insurance Claims Forum
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Grand Hyatt Seattle – 721 Pine St., Seattle WA
8:30 – 4:00
**This course has been approved for 5.75 hours of continuing legal education with the Washington State Bar Association.
*** This course has been approved for 5.0 hours of continuing education credit with the Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner.
8:30 Welcome and Introduction
8:45 The Real World of Insurer Investigations into Liability and First Party Claims: How Do Actual Claim Handling Practices Measure Up?
9:30 How Will the Claims World be Different Now that Washington Has Adopted the “Efficient Proximate Cause” Doctrine for Liability Claims?
10:45 Practical Problems in Achieving Settlement of Claims Requiring Insurance Funding
11:15 2017 Insurance Case Law
12:00 Hosted Lunch
1:00 Broker Panel: Construction Risks and Current Insurance Products Available to Protect Contractors and Owners. Who Qualifies, How Much Does it Cost, What is Covered, and What Isn’t
2:45 2017 Changes to the Standard AIA Construction Insurance Requirements: What are they? Who Wins and Who Loses? What Can Contractors Do About Them?
3:15 Chaos in the World of Additional Insurance Requirements and Additional Insurance Coverage—They Conflict!!! No One is Happy!!! Where is This All Going???
4:00 Hosted Reception