NY ACCA Seminar Will Examine Insurance For Financial Institutions

Saturday, July 1, 2006 - 01:00

The Greater New York Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America (NY ACCA) and the firm of Anderson Kill & Olick, P.C. this month are preparing a CLE seminar titled Insurance for Financial Institutions: Easy to Buy, But Will It Pay Your Claim?

The program will take place on Thursday, July 13 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Harvard Club, 27 West 44th Street, New York City. Registration will begin at 2:30 p.m., and the program will be followed by a reception from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Discussion topics will include: coverage for lawsuits, class actions, regulatory investigations, employee defalcations and other nasty surprises; current compliance issues; marketplace overview - what insurance is available, what isn't and how expensive it is; the hidden billion dollar exclusion - issues regarding 'matters uninsurable under the law;' coverage for property losses - first party insurance coverage and terrorism policies, and the art of war - persuading the insurance company to get your claim paid.

Speakers will include: Carmelo Casella, vice president and director of corporate insurance, The Bank of New York; Adam J. Freedman, vice president-compliance department, Morgan Stanley; Mark Flynn, manager-insurance risk management, SunTrust Banks, Inc.; Craig Hirsch, R. Mark Keenan and Brandy Warren, Anderson Kill; and Michael O'Connell, managing director-U.S. Financial Institutions Practice Group, Aon Risk Services.

There is no registration fee. For details on available CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To register for the seminar, call Andrea McLean at (212) 278-1400 or email seminars@andersonkill.com.