2020 PLUS Conference

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, PLUS has decided to host this year’s conference virtually. Berkley Select will still be attending the 2020 PLUS Conference. Please reach out to one of our underwriters to (re)connect! […]

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2020 Annual TMPAA Summit

From TargetMarkets: “It has become increasingly clear based on survey results, long term travel restrictions for many of our members, a continuing spread of the COVID-19 virus, and the inability to ensure the safety of attendees that our traditional meeting in Scottsdale will not be possible this year. For these reasons, we are regrettably canceling […]

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2020 WSIA Annual Marketplace

From WSIA: “…the WSIA Board of Directors has decided to cancel our on-site event in San Diego and instead host 2020 Annual Marketplace virtually for members September 14-17. We appreciate your patience and support as we have worked through this difficult process.This decision has been made with the health and safety of attendees as the […]

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Wilson Elser COVID-19 Webinar Series: Post-COVID-19: Best Practices to Reenter the Construction Site

Partners Wendy Testa and Michael Beckelman will show how liability for construction project owners, construction professionals and contractors is likely to be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and provide risk management tools to control new job-site risks. In particular, they will examine currently filed litigation and the basis of claims from which those actions arise to address the direct […]

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Wilson Elser COVID-19 Webinar Series: Pandemic Compounded by Civil Unrest: The Insurance Implications

Insurance Coverage partners Jennifer Martin, Daniel Tranen and Paul White for a discussion of expected first-party claims associated with the ongoing civil unrest. Specified risks Civil authority coverage Physical loss requirements Voluntary versus mandatory shutdowns Policy conditions and the insuring agreements or exclusions that specifically identify civil unrest activities Whether coverage is impacted if insured property was already vacated due […]

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The New COVID-19 Challenge: Bringing Employees Back to Work

Employment & Labor practice co-chairs Steve Joffe, Dean Rocco and Yoora Pak, San Diego partner Bruno Katz and New York partner Celena Mayo will be joined by Board Certified Occupational and Environmental Medicine practitioner Dr. Robert Blink to discuss difficult issues surrounding gating procedures, developing pandemic prevention plans for re-opening workspaces and other emerging “frequently asked questions” around work in the COVID-19 […]

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Hinshaw U – Conducting Remote Depositions

While remote Zoom powered depositions differ from the typical in-person proceedings you’re familiar with, technology allows you to facilitate many of the same functions during a remote deposition as you would during an in-person deposition. Our panel will discuss procedural, practical, and technical tips to ensure a smooth transition to any virtual conference room environment. […]

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