Crowell & Moring LLP
Laura A. Foggan chairs Crowell & Moring’s Insurance/Reinsurance Group. She is a nationally-recognized insurer counsel for precedential, high-dollar and complex insurance disputes. Ms. Foggan has participated in 200+ appeals in federal and state courts nationwide. She counsels insurers on strategic opportunities, litigation trends, and emerging risks, such as privacy, cyber, autonomous vehicles, drones, internet-of-things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), and utilization of blockchain. Ms. Foggan’s experience includes CGL, D&O, professional liability, product liability, property, and cyber liability, reservations of rights, policy conditions/exclusions, rescission, and bad faith. She is “Band 1” Chambers-ranked and included in the Best Lawyers in America directory, among many other honors.
Friday, May 7th | 10:10 – 11:00 AM
Ripped From the Headlines – Insurance and Reinsurance Issues in Current Events
The extraordinary events of the past year that have dominated headlines have affected all of us. This panel will discuss three major recent events; mass shootings, strikes, riots & civil commotion, and the recent Southwest freeze. Topics will focus on liability and coverage issues
most pressing for insurers and how claims and litigation arising out of these events may affect reinsurers.
Presenters: Scott Seaman, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Peter Kanaris, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Moderator: Laura Foggan, Crowell & Moring LLP