Mealeys Additional Insured Conference (ADICON)

Venue: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Event Date/Time: May 12, 2005 End Date/Time: May 13, 2005
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Conference Chaired by

Tyrone R. Childress, Esq., Howrey Simon Arnold & White, LLP, Los Angeles

Katherine E. Tammaro, Esq., Tressler, Soderstrom, Maloney & Priess, Newark, NJ

Registration Fee

The registration fee includes continental breakfast each day, one luncheon, attendance at all conference sessions, a copy of the conference handbook on CD, networking reception, and coffee breaks. The registration fee is $1145 for the first attendee.

How to Register

Fax is the best way to enroll, allowing us to attend to your registration immediately. Please fax this form to (610)768-0303, call 1-800-MEALEYS, (610)768-7800, e-mail or mail this form with payment to Mealey Publications, P.O. Box 62090, King of Prussia, PA 19406-0230. Receipt of payment guarantees your registration.

Special Discounts

• Corporate Discount — $200 off — $945

• Additional registrants from the same firm or company — $150 off — $995

• Government employees — one-third off — $765

• Sitting judges — attend free

• Paralegals — two-thirds off — $380

Special Needs

Should you have any special needs, please contact Mealey’s at least three weeks prior to the conference, to allow us time to make reasonable accommodations.

Cancellation Policy

Registrants who cancel on or before April 28th will receive a full refund. Registrants canceling from April 29th-May 5th will receive a full credit towards another Mealey’s conference. Cancellations made after May 5th will be subject to a 25% administrative fee; the remaining amount will be credited towards another Mealey’s conference. Credits must be used within one year of the date of issuance. Attendees who are paid in full and do not attend the conference forfeit a refund or a credit voucher. Substitutions may be made at any time.

Hotel Accommodations

The Ritz-Carlton, Boston is located at 15 Arlington Street, just 30 minutes from Logan International Airport. Attendees should make reservations directly with the hotel by calling 617-536-5700. When making reservations, indicate that you are attending Mealey’s Additional Insured Conference, May 12-13, 2005. A block of rooms has been reserved for attendees at a rate of $265 a night for a single or double room. The cut-off date for this rate is April 18th. After that date, this rate will be offered based on space availability. Please note, there are a limited number of rooms in our room block so make your reservations early.

For alternative hotels and rates, please call us at (610) 768-7800.

Conference on Audiotape

If you cannot attend this conference, take advantage of our new audiotape conference service. For more information call 1-800-MEALEYS or e-mail

CLE and CPCU Credit

CLE credit will be available for all mandatory CLE states. CPCU credit through the American Institute for CPCU is also available. For more information visit and click on ‘CLE Credit’, or call 1-800-Mealeys.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Please call 1-800-MEALEYS for more information on exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities.

Speakers, sessions and times may be subject to last-minute changes.

Thursday, May 12, 2005

8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 Welcome & Introductory Remarks

Overview of Additional Insured Issues

Tyrone Childress, Howrey Simon Arnold & White

Katherine Tammaro, Tressler Soderstrom Maloney & Priess

9:30 Underlying Contracts and Underwriting Considerations: Structuring the Deal with Insurance

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

Maryann Hayes, Bates & Carey

Additional speakers to be announced

10:30 Morning Break

10:45 Confirming & Resolving Status of Insureds

Stephen Masterson, Howrey Simon Arnold & White

Charles Spevacek, Meagher & Geer

11:45 Networking Luncheon

1:15 The Scope of Additional Insureds Coverage

Blair Connelly, Latham & Watkins

Gary Seligman, Wiley Rein & Fielding

Additional speakers to be announced

2:15 Know Your Forms – The Status & Impact of
the New Forms

Speakers to be announced

2:45 Afternoon Break

3:00 Indemnity Provisions and Contractual Liability
Coverage: The Coverage Created by an Exclusion

Ray Wong, Hancock Rothert & Bunshoft

4:00 Allocation among Multiple Insurance Programs and Multiple Insurers

Alan Eagle, Rivkin Radler

Additional speakers to be announced

5:00 Networking Reception

Friday, May 13, 2005

8:30 Continental Breakfast

9:00 Real World Application of Additional Insured Claims

Tyrone Childress, Howrey Simon Arnold & White

Katherine Tammaro, Tressler, Soderstrom, Maloney
& Priess

10:00 Morning Break

10:15 Additional Insureds in Construction Industry Disputes

Speakers to be announced

11:15 Ethical Conflicts: Defending & Settling for Multiple

Michael Aylward, Morrison Mahoney & Miller

Additional speakers to be announced

12:15 Adjourn