Choice of Law in Insurance Allocation Disputes: Multi-dimensional Chess

Clear Law Institute

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DATE: Thursday, August 20, 2015

TIME: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Insurance companies sometimes try to find jurisdictions that allocate coverage in a way that denies coverage for a particular claim. In this practical webinar, you’ll learn how to maximize your coverage in different jurisdictions. Among other things, you’ll learn:

  • How key states treat insurance allocation issues
  • The rules and fact-specific factors that govern forum disputes
  • The benefits of securing a favorable jurisdiction
  • The potential advantages of filing first
  • Various states’ approaches to allocation, including their rules regarding:
    • Uninsured periods
    • “Under insured” periods
    • Insolvent insurance company “gaps” in coverage
  • Recent allocation rulings and their impact
  • Likely future battlegrounds

Related People

- Insurance Recovery Attorney | Anderson Kill P.C.
Managing Shareholder (Firm)
New York

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