Perspectives on COVID-19 Insurance Coverage: A Point - Counterpoint Debate

DATE: Tuesday, June 9, 2020

TIME: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

VENUE: Live Webinar

ORGANIZER: Bressler Amery & Ross and Anderson Kill

This webinar will examine three critical issues affecting insurance coverage for covid-19 business interruption claims: whether physical loss or damage occurred; the effect of the virus exclusion; and the availability of civil authority coverage.  The presentation will be in a ‘point/counterpoint’ format.  Attorneys for Anderson Kill will first present on why coverage should exist, and then attorneys from Bressler Amery will rebut.  The webinar will also address the current status of legislative initiatives and regulatory guidance to deal with covid-19 insurance coverage, and the best practices for making a claim.

Some of the issues to be covered during the webinar include regulatory status, and certain key elements with respect to litigation issues such as:

  • Property damage / loss of damage
  • Civil Authority
  • Virus Exclusion
  • D&O Claims
  • How to Pursue a Claim
  • A Review of various state legislative proposal and regulatory guidance on Covid-19 Coverage Issues



Robert D. Chesler, Esq.
Anderson Kill

Nicholas M. Insua, Esq.
Anderson Kill

Pamela D. Hans, Esq.
Anderson Kill

Cynthia J. Borrelli, Esq.
Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C

Mark M. Tallmadge, Esq.
General Counsel and Principal
Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.

Hope C. Zelinger, Esq.
Managing Principal
Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.


CLE Credit:

NY 1.0 PP
NJ 1.2 general presumptively approved. 

This program is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys.   

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