New York, NY, March 02, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Robert S. May, Attorney, Kilmer Voorhees & Laurick, P.C. will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation: Exploring 2018 Opportunities and Challenges Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled to be held on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 3:00 to 4:30 PM (ET).
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About Robert S. May
Robert S. May is a partner at the Portland, Oregon law firm Kilmer, Voorhees & Laurick. His practice focuses on serving the insurance industry defending first party bad faith litigation, defense of complex casualty claims and insurance coverage in Washington, Oregon and Idaho. Before attending law school Rob was a property claims adjuster for State Farm.
Rob has tried cases throughout the Northwest in the state and federal courts of Washington and Oregon. In addition to his insurance defense practice Rob represents several Oregon colleges and universities and is a guest lecturer in trial advocacy at the Willamette University College of Law. He has written a number of articles on insurance law and is a frequent presenter for national and local insurance and legal organizations.
About Kilmer Voorhees & Laurick, P.C.
Kilmer, Voorhees & Laurick is an AV rated law firm established in 1985. In addition to our core insurance defense practice, we specialize in legal malpractice defense, ERISA, construction, business and employment litigation. Most of our attorneys are former partners and practice leaders from large regional defense firms. We have found that a partner-level attorney will consistently provide higher quality legal representation at a lower cost to the client. This concept is particularly effective with complex litigation.
Under the different jurisdictions in the United States, insurance companies are compelled to deal with the legalities of good faith, focusing on insurance contracts, and settling legal disputes that may potentially occur. However, with the current legal challenges, statutory changes, underwriting issues and violations, faced by the insurance industry, serious problems have been brought to liability claims.
With the challenges and misconceptions that may potentially arise when resolving coverage disputes, insurers should be careful in responding to policy limits and settlement demands to avoid potential bad faith claims.
The Knowledge Group assembled a team of thought leaders who will help the audience understand the most important aspects of Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation. This live webcast will provide an in-depth analysis of the risks and pitfalls on Insurance Litigation. Speakers will also go beyond the basics and help the audience in exploring major opportunities and managing challenges surrounding this significant topic.
Key topics include:
· Insurance and Bad Faith Litigation: Underwriting Issues and Settlement Practices
· Regulatory Violations
· Complex Coverage Issues and Policy Limits in Liability Claims
· Practical Tips: How to Overcome Bad Faith Opportunities and Challenges
· Updates and Developments
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/