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         The University of Michigan Law School

 Why Insurance Matters: Insurance As A Driving Force For Our Economy


Date: 10/20/2017
Time: 08:30 AM to 04:45 PM
Contact: Rickard,Jenny

Location: South Hall room 1225

Description: This event is only open to law students and attorneys. Registration is required.

The University of Michigan Law School has partnered with the American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel (ACCEC) to present ACCEC’s annual Insurance Law Symposium on Friday, October 20, 2017, from 8:30 am to 4:45 pm.

The full-day symposium will feature ACCEC fellows and University of Michigan faculty. ACCEC is composed of preeminent coverage counsel representing the interests of both insurers and policyholders. The College is focused on the creative, ethical and efficient adjudication of insurance coverage and extracontractual disputes, peer-provided scholarship, professional coordination and the improvement of the relationship between and among its diverse membership.

Sessions will include:
Autonomous Vehicles and Aircraft: The Impact on Insurance
How Transactional Liability Insurance Has Changed The Way Private Equity Firms and Corporations Approach Public and Private M&A Transactions
Good Faith/Bad Faith Claims Investigations: Information vs. Evidence - A Distinction with a Difference
Beyond Champerty: The Rise of Third Party Litigation Funding
From Rain Checks to Real Disasters: Insurance as the Necessary Grease in the Wheels of Commerce
Lincoln on Professionalism
The Symposium is open to all attorneys, with special pricing for University of Michigan Law School alumni, faculty, and students. CLE will be offered.

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