The Year in Review – A Discussion of Significant 2017 Cases Arbitrators Need to Know

Webinar Information

Title: The Year in Review – A Discussion of Significant 2017 Cases Arbitrators Need to Know
Date & Time: Thursday, February 15th 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
Webinar Panel: Amy S. Kline, Partner, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr
Michael Kurtis, Vice President, Claims, Maiden Re

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Course Description:

The ARIAS•U.S. Law Committee will be hosting a webinar focused on significant reinsurance and insurance case law summarized over the previous year. This webinar is a must attend for active arbitrators and company representatives that want to be up to date on the significant decisions of 2017.  What is the latest on the “Bellefonte” cases?  Is Late Notice making a comeback?

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Registration Information:

Members Non-Members
$180 $250

Registration: Please contact the ARIAS team at or call 703-574-4087, for last minute registrations.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: The cutoff date for a full refund of the webinar registration is Wednesday, January 24th.   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.

Learn More about the Panel:

Amy S. Kline

Amy S. Kline is a Partner in Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP’s Insurance Practice Group, a Vice Chair of the firm’s Litigation Department and Co-Chair of the Appellate Practice Group. She has extensive trial and appellate experience in federal and state courts, as well as before private arbitration panels. Amy focuses her practice on representing insurance and reinsurance companies in complex civil litigation matters on issues such as follow the fortunes, the duty of utmost good faith, underwriting, claims handling, insolvency, cut-throughs, MGAs and MGUs. Amy also represents and defends clients facing large-scale investigations. Amy is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Villanova University School of Law. Prior to joining Saul Ewing, Amy served as a law clerk to the Honorable Morton I. Greenberg of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and the Honorable James McGirr Kelly of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.


Michael Kurtis

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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.

Financial Hardship Policy

Financial Hardship Policy Statement: As required by the New York and Illinois CLE Boards, if a member of the state’s bar would like to attend an ARIAS•U.S. conference, but finds that he or she would incur a financial hardship by doing so, an application for waiver of the attendance fee may be made to the Board of Directors of ARIAS•U.S. Such application would be held in strict confidence.