Mealeys Reinsurance Summit Conference (REICON0904)

Venue: The Ritz-Carlton, Boston Common

Location: Boston, M, United States

Event Date/Time: Sep 20, 2004 End Date/Time: Sep 21, 2004
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Monday, September 20, 2004



8:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast



9:00 Opening Remarks & “The Wizards of Reinsurance”

Fact Overview


Chairs will provide a brief introduction and review of the facts.
Conference mock fact pattern & supporting documentation will be provided to all attendees for review in advance of the conference.

Susan Stone, Sidley Austin Brown & Wood

Neal Moglin, Lovells



9:30 Initial Team Strategy Sessions In Advance of
Pre-Litigation Settlement Negotiations


TEAM LEADERS:

Klaus-Heinz Kunze, Managing Director, Depfa Bank N.Y.

David Attisani, Choate Hall & Stewart

Alan Levin, Edwards & Angell

Lewis Hassett, Morris Manning & Martin

Monica Hainer, President & CEO, London Life Reinsurance Company

Additional speaker to be announced

TEAM COUNSEL:

Nicholas DiGiovanni, Lord Bissell & Brook

Robert Soderstrom, Tressler, Soderstrom, Maloney & Priess

John Ratzel, Jacobson & Ratzel

Carey Child, Chadbourne & Parke

Vere Wheatly, CMS Cameron McKenna

Gail Goering, Lovells



10:00 Pre-Litigation Settlement Negotiations



10:45 Morning Break



11:00 Court Hearing

Judge: Peter Scarpato, Senior Vice President - Profit Center Manager, American International Group, Inc.

Reinsurer 1 Counsel: Speaker to be announced

Cedant Counsel: Charles Leasure, Pepper Hamilton

Broker Counsel: Speaker to be announced



11:45 Court Hearing: Ruling by the Court



12:00 Networking Luncheon



1:30 Strategy Session Between Broker and Its Counsel

Broker Company Representative: Robb Canning, Guy Carpenter & Company

Broker Counsel: Peter Chaffetz, Clifford Chance



1:45 Strategy Session Between Reinsurer and Its Counsel

Reinsurer Company Representative: Thomas Orr, Vice President & Chief Technical Claims Manager, GeneralCologne Re

Reinsurer 1 Counsel: Susan Mack, General Counsel, Transamerica Reinsurance*



2:00 Arbitration Part 1: Organizational Meeting

ARBITRATION PANEL — PARTS 1-5

Paul Dassenko, Insurance & Reinsurance Consulting,
Arbitration & Mediation Services

Eric Kobrick, American International Group, Inc

Lawrence Monin, Mediator/Arbitrator

Broker Counsel: Peter Chaffetz, Clifford Chance

Cedant Counsel: Charles Leasure, Pepper Hamilton

Reinsurer 1 Counsel: Susan Mack, General Counsel, Transamerica Reinsurance*

Reinsurer 2 Counsel: John Andrews, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, SCOR Reinsurance Company



3:00 Afternoon Break



3:15 Arbitration Part 2: Ruling by the Arbitration Panel



3:30 Arbitration Part 3: Final Hearing

Reinsurer 1 Counsel: John Nonna, LeBoeuf Lamb Greene
& MacRae

Cedant Counsel: Richard Mason, Cozen O’Connor

KEY WITNESSES:

Auditor: Christopher Barrett, Cabra Consulting Company

Broker: Susan Stone, Sidley Austin Brown & Wood

Third-Party Administrator: Neal Moglin, Lovells



5:30 Networking Cocktail Reception

Hosted by the law firms of Lovells and Sidley Austin Brown & Wood




Tuesday, September 21, 2004



8:00 Continental Breakfast



8:30 Opening Remarks

Neal Moglin, Lovells

Susan Stone, Sidley Austin Brown & Wood



8:45 Arbitration Part 4: Closing Arguments in Arbitration Hearing

Reinsurer 1 Counsel: Eric Haab, Lovells*

Cedant Counsel: Ronie Schmelz, Sidley Austin Brown & Wood



9:30 Team Strategy Sessions - Last Ditch Attempt at
Settlement - Surprise Workshop Activity


Details to be revealed at the conference



10:45 Morning Break



11:00 Arbitration Part 5: Panel Deliberation Before All Delegates
Delivery of ruling and Q&A




12:00 Concluding Remarks/Adjourn


*Invited


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