LexisNexis presents: Wall Street Forum: Asbestos (WSACON042004)

Venue: New York Marriott Financial Center

Location: New York, New York, United States

Event Date/Time: Apr 20, 2004 End Date/Time: Apr 20, 2004
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Tuesday, April 20, 2004

8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 Emerging Trends in Asbestos

Plaintiff: Steven Baron, Silber Pearlman

Defense: James Lowery, Godwin Gruber

9:45 Due Diligence: Companies at Risk

Michael Kelley, Kelley & Ferraro

Albert Cornelison, Executive Vice President & General
Counsel, Halliburton

Additional speaker to be announced

10:45 Morning Break

11:00 Traditional Bankruptcies vs. Pre-packs

Mark Plevin, Crowell & Moring

Sander Esserman, Stutzman, Bromberg, Esserman & Plifka

Elihu Inselbuch, Caplin & Drysdale

Additional speaker to be announced

12:00 Luncheon and Keynote Address

Speaker to be announced

1:30 The Insurance Disputes

Policyholder Perspective: Robert Horkovich, Anderson Kill & Olick

Carrier Perspective: Lee Godfrey, Susman Godfrey

2:30 Alternative Risk Financial Strategies

Moderator: Michael Goldman, JD, CPA, Sidley Austin
Brown & Wood

William Dubinsky, Senior Vice President, Swiss Re Capital Markets Corp.

Additional speaker to be announced

3:30 Afternoon Break

3:45 Legislation Update - State and Federal

Mark Behrens, Shook Hardy & Bacon

Frederick Baron, Baron & Budd

Additional speakers to be announced

4:30 Structuring a Deal: Buying a Solvent Company

Mark Goodman, Debevoise & Plimpton

Robert Kost, Managing Director, Lazard Frères & Co. LLC

5:30 Adjourn