Chaffetz Lindsey LLP
A founding partner of Chaffetz Lindsey LLP, Cia Moss has litigated and arbitrated complex commercial and financial disputes, primarily in the insurance and reinsurance field, for the past 20 years. She has handled disputes arising out of property/casualty, life/health, workers’ compensation carve out, finite risk, and aviation reinsurance, and her cases have covered the major areas of controversy in insurance and reinsurance, including issues of contract interpretation, number of occurrences, allocation and late notice, and claims for rescission based on fraud or fraudulent inducement. She also has substantial experience with issues arising out of the Federal Arbitration Act, including questions about the enforceability of arbitration agreements, the propriety of consolidation of arbitrations, and issues relating to enforcement of arbitral awards. Cia is an active member of the ARIAS·U.S. Law Committee and is admitted to practice in state and federal courts in New York and in the Second Circuit.
Thursday, May 6th | 3:40 – 4:30 PM
Reinsurance of COVID-19 Claims: The More Things Change, The More They Stay the Same
The words unprecedented, uncharted, and uncommon have repeatedly been used to describe the year that we, as individuals and as an industry, have navigated the Covid-19 crisis. This panel will evaluate the reinsurance disputes that may arise from the pandemic, including how existing precedent in the industry may guide resolution of such disputes.
Presenters: Cecilia Moss, Chaffetz Lindsey LLP
Christopher Foster, HFW
Jeffrey S. Burman, Fortitude Re
Moderators: Sarah Gordon, Steptoe & Johnson LLP