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2020 Insurance Coverage

CLE Credits: 4.0 General; Certifications: 4.0 Business Litigation; 4.0 Civil Trial
Date Occurred: 12/11/2020 | Expiration Date: 6/30/2022

Program recording and related materials will be accessible in your online classroom upon purchase.

This webinar will discuss some of the most common coverage issues in first-party property, automobile, premises liability, and professional liability cases. The panel will provide practical advice to help you overcome wrongful coverage denials and maximize your clients’ recoveries.

FJA President & Program Co-Chair: Eric Romano, Romano Law Group, West Palm Beach
Program Co-Chair: Brent G. Steinberg | Swope, Rodante P.A., Tampa


TOPICS

What Every Plaintiff’s Attorney Should Know About Property Insurance Claims
Amy Boggs, Boggs Law Group, P.A., St. Petersburg

  • Common coverages and exclusions
  • Insured’s obligations
  • Coverage for injury claims
  • What to do after a denial
  • Homeowners v. Rental v. Commercial Coverages
Auto Liability Coverage Under Florida’s Financial Responsibility Laws
Program Co-Chair: Brent G. Steinberg | Swope Rodante, P.A. |Tampa
  • Who is required to carry What coverages and When, and How can they demonstrate proof of FR
  • How to actually read an auto liability insurance policy and confirm the coverage limits are what the insurer says they are – don’t just take their word for it!
  • What exclusions are permitted and When
  • Insured’s obligations
  • What to do after a denial
UM Coverage Made Easy
Dale M. Swope | Swope Rodante, P.A.| Tampa
  • Class I v. Class II Insureds
  • Stacking v. Non-Stacking
  • Permitted Exclusions
  • Insured’s obligations
  • Common coverage issues & Attorneys’ Fees for litigating them
  • What to do after a denial
Electronic Rejection/Selection Forms
Daniel G. Williams | Gordon & Partners, P.A. | Palm Beach Gardens

How to Preserve Your UM Bad Faith Claim
Michal Meiler | Ver Ploeg & Marino, P.A. | Miami

Demystifying Commercial Liability Policies: CGLs, E&Os, D&Os and Umbrellas
Michal Meiler |Ver Ploeg & Marino P.A. | Miami
  • Brief overview of different types of coverage and when they may apply
  • CGL’s interface with auto, work comp, professional liability and HO policies
  • Claims made v. Occurrence policies
  • Common exclusions and ways around them
  • What to do after a denial
Available Audio Format and Pricing
  • $199 - Online Streaming