Employment Practices Liability Insurance

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

About

Valuing Risk, Controlling Exposures, and Defending the Next Wave of Claims

There have been significant developments in employment law in the past year, including US Supreme Court decisions on retaliation, changes in disability discrimination cases, and the evolution of employment class actions.

Expanding federal and state employment laws protecting employees' rights in the workplace are having significant implications for workplace litigation. Now, more than ever before, claims professionals, underwriters, risk managers, and in-house counsel need to have thorough understanding of their exposures.

The American Conference Institute's Publication from the Employment Practices Liability Insurance conference is a selection of presentations that will give you the timeliest information on:

  • Rapid negotiation and settlement of EPLI claims
  • Facilitating claims management between the insured, carrier and defense counsel
  • Key steps to using electronic discovery when litigating employment law cases
  • Insights on the latest age and disability discrimination cases

Contents & Contributors

About

Valuing Risk, Controlling Exposures, and Defending the Next Wave of Claims

There have been significant developments in employment law in the past year, including US Supreme Court decisions on retaliation, changes in disability discrimination cases, and the evolution of employment class actions.

Expanding federal and state employment laws protecting employees' rights in the workplace are having significant implications for workplace litigation. Now, more than ever before, claims professionals, underwriters, risk managers, and in-house counsel need to have thorough understanding of their exposures.

The American Conference Institute's Publication from the Employment Practices Liability Insurance conference is a selection of presentations that will give you the timeliest information on:

  • Rapid negotiation and settlement of EPLI claims
  • Facilitating claims management between the insured, carrier and defense counsel
  • Key steps to using electronic discovery when litigating employment law cases
  • Insights on the latest age and disability discrimination cases

Contents & Contributors


EFFECTIVE DEFENSE STRATEGIES FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION CLASS ACTIONS
Gerald L. Maatman, Jr., Seyfarth Shaw (Chicago, IL)

EMERGING ISSUES IN EPLI
Paul Siegel, Jackson Lewis LLP (Woodbury, NY)

EMERGING ISSUES IN EPLI
Pat Hicks, Littler Mendelson (Las Vegas, NV)

EMPLOYMENT PRACTICIES LIABILITY INSURANCE MARKET SURVEY 2006: A SLIGHT SOFTNESS IN RATES, AND CONTINUINGPRODUCT INNOVATION
Richard S. Betterley CMC, Betterley Risk Consultants, Inc. (Sterling, MA)

EVOLVING EMPLOYMENT CLASS ACTIONS IN THE CURRENT ENVIRONMENT: LESSONS LEARNED FOR EMPLOYERS
Raymond W. Bertrand, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP (Stamford, CT)
Nancy L. Abell, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP (Los Angeles, CA

IN PURSUIT OF THE HOLY GRAIL: 25 TIPS FOR YOUR NEXT CIVIL JURY TRIAL
Honorable Mark W. Bennett, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa (Sioux City, IA)

AGE & DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION
Craig Cleland, Ogletree Deakins (Atlanta, GA)

DISCRIMINATION AT-A-GLANCE: GENDER & PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION
Thomas A. Davis, Constangy Brooks & Smith, LLC (Birmingham, AL)

REDUCING LIABILITY AND DAMAGE AWARDS IN RETALIATION CLAIMS
Wade E. Ballard, Ford & Harrison (Spartanburg, SC)

RAPID NEGOTIATION AND SETTLEMENT OF EMPLOYMENT CLAIMS
Michael W. Hawkins, Dinsmore & Shohl (Cincinnati, OH)

RAPID NEGOTIATION AND SETTLEMENT OF EMPLOYMENT CLAIMS
Yolanda Jackson, Jackson ADR Group (Redwood City, CA)

EVALUATING THE ROLE OF ELECTRONIC EVIDENCE IN DEFENDING EPL CASES DEFENSE PERSPECTIVE
Leslie A. Lanusse, Adams and Reese (New Orleans, LA)

USING ELECTRONICALLY STORED INFORMATION [ESI] IN DEFENDING EPL CASES
Honorable Dave J. Waxse, U.S. District Court District of Kansas (Kansas City, MO)



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