The ARIAS•U.S. online webinar program offers arbitrators, attorneys, and other experts within the reinsurance field, an opportunity to sharpen their knowledge and skills. These online educational opportunities are offered live and On-Demand, and a great option to conveniently access a wealth of information in a short amount of time. Online webinars also provide an option for ARIAS•U.S. Certified Arbitrators to meet requirements towards recertification or prospective arbitrators to earn towards certification.
The Education Committee has approved OnDemand webinars held within the same year of recertification to count towards renewal. All 2021 and prior OnDemand webinars are available to view for free. Click on the links below to register and view!
June 16, 2021 – Functus Officio: Exploring Exceptions to the Finality of Arbitral Awards
March 16, 2021 – The Powers of Arbitrators in the Virtual Age and Beyond
June 17, 2020 – An Update on Emerging Risks: Reviver Statutes/Abuse Claims, Opioids and E-cigarettes
April 15, 2020 – Representations and Warranties Insurance: What Dealmakers and Arbitrators Need to Know
February 26, 2020 – The Year in Review: A Discussion of Significant 2019 Cases Arbitrators Need to Know
January 22, 2020 – Active and Runoff Life & Health Reinsurance Issues
Webinar Information & Details
Each of the webinars will award 1/3 of a credit toward initial certification or renewal. Therefore, attendees must take three webinars within the two years of their renewal deadline to receive the equivalent of one seminar’s credit. For certification candidates, attendance at three live webinars within two years of the application date will provide one credit towards. The Education Committee has approved OnDemand webinars held within the same year of recertification to count towards renewal.
Continuing Legal Education
ARIAS•U.S. awards CLE credits on a case by case basis. Information about CLE credits can be found in the description section upon registering for a webinar. For approved webinars, participants will receive a certificate documenting 1.5 contact hours for NY CLE credits within three weeks of the webinar. OnDemand webinars are not eligible for CLE credit.
Participating in a Webinar
To participate in a webinar, you need a computer with internet connection to view the screen and computer speakers to listen to the audio portion of the program. You also have the option to listen to the audio by calling the number provided in the webinar link provided upon registering.
Group Viewing and Continuing Education Credits
If you have a group of individuals viewing the webinar from one site and want to earn continuing legal education credits, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org at least 48 hours in advance of the webinar to obtain a sign-in sheet for all participants viewing the webinar. In order to receive credit, completed sign-in sheets must be returned to ARIAS•U.S. within one week of viewing the live webinar. Please note that all attendees must be registered to receive credit.