Mealeys Practical Training for the Claims Professional

Venue: The Westin Chicago River North

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Event Date/Time: Mar 09, 2004 End Date/Time: Mar 09, 2004
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Tuesday March 9, 2004

8:00 Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 Introduction and Opening Remarks

Molly McGinnis Stine, Lord Bissell & Brook

9:15 How Big Is Your Coverage? Additional Named Insured Issues

Mark Hill, Mark J. Hill & Associates

10:15 Morning Break

10:30 Labor and Employment Claims

Sandra McCandless, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal

11:15 Construction Defect and Mold Claims

Robert Arnold, Lord Bissell & Brook

Harry Lee, Steptoe & Johnson

12:15 Lunch Break

1:45 A New Spin On "Old" Claims: Handling Asbestos and Silica Claims

David Anderson, Senior Counsel, Risk International Services, Inc.

2:45 Afternoon Break

3:00 Break-Out Session: Interactive Session Based On a Surprise Mock Claim Attendees will break-out into groups after being presented with a fictitious claim, with the goal of trying to spot the key issues, and discuss how to go about handlingthe work-up and potential resolution of the claim. The group will then meet back together for a panel discussion of the issues.

Jeanette McDonough, Senior Claims Attorney, Shand
Morahan & Company, Inc.

Elaine Whiteman Klinger, Christie Pabarue Mortensen & Young

4:15 Top Ten Issues To Raise When You Are Presented With a Claim

David Walker, Lord Bissell & Brook

Karen Golden, Vice President, Risk Management, Career
Education Corporation

5:15 Adjourn