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Zelle Hosts CAT-Law Webinar Week

Managing Insurance Claims in the Wake of Catastrophes
July 22-26, 2019

Zelle LLP invites you to join us for a week of webinars featuring insurance topics that are of critical importance to adjusters and insurance professionals. This series will cover managing insurance claims in the wake of catastrophes. All webinars will be offered free of charge and 1.0 of CE credit will be offered to attendees. These courses have been approved for CE credit in the following states: Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wyoming.

Registration instructions:

Please note: Each webinar requires separate registration.

Click the ‘Register’ link to register for this event. When registering, if you are not seeking CE credit please enter N/A in the fields for “State(s) in which you are seeking CE credit” and “License Number(s) for CE credit.”

Though there is no charge to attend, registration via the registration links below is required. Your registration will be reviewed by the webinar host and you will receive confirmation after your registration has been approved.

Monday, July 22, 2019; 10:00-11:00 a.m. CST; 16:00-17:00 GMT 

CAT Loss - Commercial Property Coverage Issues
Presenters: James Chin and Jonathan MacBride

This course will explore commercial property insurance coverage issues related to the widespread effects of hurricanes. The discussion will focus on several catastrophic property damage scenarios and the impact such catastrophes can have on the insured’s business. The presenters will analyze several different policy language variations, and coverage questions that may arise including  issues related to the measurement of business interruption losses, contingent business interruption, period of indemnity, extended period of indemnity and mitigation of time element losses. Click here to register.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019; 10:00-11:00 a.m. CST; 16:00-17:00 GMT

Resolving CBI Coverage Questions Post Catastrophe
Presenter: Dan Millea

This course is intended to highlight potential catastrophic property damage scenarios, the impact such catastrophes can have on commercial property, the upstream and downstream impacts on insured customers and suppliers, contingent business interruption (“CBI”) policy language and limitations, and the coverage questions that are likely to arise. This session is a broad introduction to potential CBI coverage implications and CBI coverage questions following a catastrophic loss. Click here to register.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019; 10:00-11:00 a.m. CST; 16:00-17:00 GMT

Climate Change Exposure for Insurers
Presenters: Jason Reeves and Deepa Sutherland

This course is intended to give adjusters and insurance professionals a thorough knowledge and understanding of the current climate change lawsuits and emerging risks associated with climate change. This will include insurance and reinsurance issues, first and third-party exposures, U.S. and foreign litigation, claims control clauses, reference to how the issue may be approached based on current settled case law involving MTBE and asbestos. The course will also outline wording solutions and identify opportunities for the development of new climate change products. Click here to register.

Thursday, July 25, 2019; 10:00-11:00 a.m. CST; 16:00-17:00 GMT

Estimating the Value of the Appraisal Process in Property Claims 
Presenters: Kristin Cummings and Christine Renella

This course is intended to give insurance professionals a thorough knowledge and understanding of issues they may face before and after a property insurance claim goes into appraisal under the terms and conditions of the policy. This includes evaluating the pros and cons of initiating appraisal and discussing the possible issues that arise during the appraisal process. Click here to register.

Friday, July 26, 2019; 10:00-11:00 a.m. CST; 16:00-17:00 GMT

Current Fraud and Other Improper Schemes in CAT Claims
Presenter: Steven Badger

This course is intended to give adjusters and insurance professionals a thorough knowledge and understanding of the current fraud and other improper schemes arising in catastrophe claims. This will include fabricated damage, inflated estimates, fake replacement cost coverage invoices, multiple submissions for same damage, contractors engaged in the unauthorized practice of public adjusting, appraisal schemes, and other emerging schemes. The course will provide practical recommendations on how to address these schemes. Click here to register.

Please note that an exam is not required in order to receive CE credit and attendees must be logged in when the webinar begins in order to receive CE credit. These courses have been approved by the Florida Department of Financial Services for insurance continuing education credit. Zelle LLP offers continuing education courses in the following states under the following provider numbers: Florida (369208), Georgia (200040), North Carolina (10018631), Oklahoma (10015215), Texas (32881), and Wyoming (15021751).

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