Price Optimization and Unfair Rate Discrimination


Title: Price Optimization and Unfair Rate Discrimination: Emerging Regulatory and Litigation Issues in the Era of “Big Data”
Date & Time: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 from 12:00 – 1:15 pm ET / 11:00 am – 12:15 pm CT
Location: Live online webinar
Continuing Education: 1.5 NYCLE, Approved for initial certification and recertification
Moderator: Paul Braithwaite, FCAS, MAAA, Senior Managing Director, Practice Co-Leader – Global Insurance Services, FTI Consulting
Panel: Rich Piazza, Louisiana Department of Insurance
John Pruitt, Eversheds-Sutherland
James Lynch,  Insurance Information Institute

Learning Objectives

    • Overview of industry use of predictive pricing models and increasingly complex rating approaches
    • Regulatory and legal views of unfair discrimination
    • Examples of class action lawsuits against insurance companies
    • Relevant guidance including actuarial standards of practice

Registration Information

Members Non-Members
$180 $250

Registration: Register today! Please contact the ARIAS team at or call 703-574-4087 if you have any issues.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: The cutoff date for a full refund of the webinar registration is Monday, February 18th.   Failure to cancel by this date will result in forfeiture of the entire registration fee.

Questions? For questions about this seminar, please contact or call 703-574-4087.

Meet the Panelists

Paul Braithwaite, FCAS, MAAA
Senior Managing Director, Practice Co-Leader, Global Insurance Services
FTI Consulting
Rich Piazza
Chief Actuary
Louisiana Department of Insurance
John Pruitt
Global Co-Leader, Insurance
James Lynch
Chief Actuary & Vice President of Research and Education
Insurance Information Institute

More Information Coming Soon…


Continuing Education

ARIAS•U.S. Arbitrator Certification:
This webinar is eligible for 1/3 of a credit toward initial certification or renewal. For certification candidates, attendance at three live webinars will provide one credit toward Option C requirements. For ARIAS·U.S. Certified Arbitrators, attendance at three live webinars will satisfy the seminar attendance requirement for renewal. Click here for more information.

CLE Credit: ARIAS·U.S. is an accredited provider of New York State Continuing Legal Education training – 1.5 CLE credits are available to those who attend this webinar; all credits are for areas of professional practice.

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