2019 Spring Conference Materials


Click here to download the conference program for a full schedule of all sessions, events, and speaker bio’s.

Important Note: The conference program will not include session materials. All session materials are provided on this page.


Following are a list of session materials submitted by panelists for the 2019 ARIAS·U.S. Spring Conference. These materials are directly relevant to the respective discussions.

GENERAL SESSION – The Intersection Between Catastrophic Loss and the Regulatory Response
Wednesday, May 8, 3:20 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.

CDOI Bulletin Mudslide Coverage
CDOI Order Expedited Claim Service
CDOI Statutes Modifying Terms
CT DOI Sandy Deductible Bulletin
FLOIR Hurricane Hermine Bulletin, Statutes and Hurricane Matthew Executive Order
FLOIR Hurricane Irma Emergency Order and Executive Order
Howell v State Farm
TDOI Harvey Adjusters
TDOI TWIA Appraisal Deadline
WVOI Sandy Adjuster Licensing

GENERAL SESSION – Alternative Capital Mechanisms and Implications for the Insurance/ Reinsurance Market Place and for Dispute Resolution
Wednesday, May 8, 4:10 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Alternative Capital Mechanisms and Implications for the Insurance/Reinsurance Marketplace

GENERAL SESSION – Unconscious Biases: The Uninvited Arbitration Guests
Thursday, May 9, 8:30 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.

Unconscious Bias

Thursday, May 9, 10:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. (2 Rounds of Breakouts)

Developments in Reviver Statute Legislation – How Much is the Door Open?

Developments in Reviver Statute Legislation

Impact of Regulatory Restructuring Mechanisms on Contractual Dispute Resolution Procedures

Regulatory Restructuring Issues

Hacking Privileged and Confidential Information

Ashley Madison Customer Data Security Breach Litigation
Hacking Privileged and Confidential Information
9/11 Documents Hacked from Insurers and Lawyers
Reevaluating Attorney-Client Privilege in the Age of Hackers
World Trade Center Hack Shows Cyber Risks for Law Firms


GENERAL SESSION: Arbitrability: The Implications of Henry Schien v. Archer & White Sales, Inc.
Friday, May 10, 8:30 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.

Arbitrability: The Implications of Henry Schein v. Archer and White Sales, Inc.
Authority of an Arbitration Panel to Order Confidentiality and a Hold Harmless
Minnieland Arbitration Related Article from Dentons

GENERAL SESSION: Legal & Regulatory Implications of Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Friday, May 10, 9:20 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.

Explainability – Where AI and Liability Meet
AI for GCs – ACC Docket
Software Malpractice in the Age of AI
Regulation & Ethics of AI

GENERAL SESSION: When the Walls Come a Crumblin’ Down
Friday, May 10, 10:40 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Construction Defect Resource Guide

GENERAL SESSION: Ask the Experts: Ethics Session
Friday, May 10, 11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Camper v. Lyft Tenn. Inc.
Konsortium Lord-Saberkat Sdn Bhd v. RP Chems. M Sdn Bhd
Matter of Department of Educ. of the City of New York
Moss v. First Premier Bank
Slovenia To Sue Croatia Over Disputed Border Ruling
Star Ins. Co. v. Nat_l Union Fire Ins. Co. of Pittsburg
ARIAS Code of Conduct