January 29 2015,
NAM is pleased to announce that Richard Byrne, Esq. has been invited by Hoey King Epstein Prezioso & Marquez, house counsel for Chubb Insurance Co., to present a CLE on the subject of Risk Transfer. Mr. Byrne will be speaking about the following topics: the goal of risk transfer; the nature and examples of ?situational? coverage; forms of risk transfer; contractual indemnity; additional insured coverage; priority of coverage; risk transfer issues at mediation; and best practices. Additionally, Mr. Byrne will discuss other issues relevant to risk transfer, including: anti-subrogation; certificates of insurance; allocation of defense costs; prosecuting vs. defending tenders; timing of declinations; choice of counsel; and prior defense costs.
Roy Israel, President and CEO of NAM stated: ?I am so pleased when prominent law firms and carriers ask one of our neutrals to speak on a particular topic. It is an affirmation of the quality of talent we recruit to join our roster. I am certain that Richard Byrne will provide an intellectually enriching and educational experience for all those in attendance.?
Richard Byrne is available to hear cases throughout New York State and nationwide.
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