Fundamentals of Insurance


Wednesday, October 12, 2011


J. James Cooper, Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP; Vincent E. Morgan, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP


Hotel ZaZa Houston, TX 77005
United States


(512) 475-6700 or




9 am-5:05 pm

CLE Credits:

7 TX hrs, including 2 ethics hrs

On Wednesday, October 12, The University of Texas School of Law will offer the Fundamentals of Insurance in Houston. The course will be repeated on Wednesday, November 2, in Austin.

The course will begin at 9:00 a.m. and end at 5:05 p.m. at the Hotel ZaZa in Houston and at the AT&T Conference Center – Hotel at UT in Austin.

Among the topics under discussion are the structure and context of insurance contracts; understanding the players: who are they, what are their roles, and how do they operate in practice?; the claim-handling process from both sides; expert witnesses in insurance cases; and litigating insurance claims parts I and II – jurisdictions, parties and pleadings and rights, remedies and outcomes.

The faculty for this course includes J. James Cooper, Gardere Wynn Sewell LLP; Vincent E. Morgan, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP; and David H. Timmins, Gardere Wynn Sewell LLP.

To make a reservation, call (512) 475-6700 or visit


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