Michael Greenberg, Covington & Burling LLP; Michael Topp, Sedgwick LLP; John DiMugno, attorney at law
The program will address important developments in California insurance law during 2013. The topics addressed will include:
• May insureds sue their insurers for unfair claims handling under the Unfair Competition Law?
• May insurers contract out of the California Supreme Court’s decision in Continental v. State of California allowing stacking of liability insurance limits?
• Do insurance brokers owe duties to third parties?
• What qualifies as a conflict of interest giving rise to an insurer’s obligation to pay for independent counsel?