Archive | August, 2011

Learn about cyber risk, data breaches, and cyber insurance by joining me for the NetDiligence® West Coast Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum!

It’s been said that 2011 is the year of the data breach and cyber attack.  If you’re looking to learn more about data breaches, privacy claims and privacy breaches, health care sector risks, cyber risk insurance coverage, and about state and federal regulations and laws covering data breaches and cyber risks, then you should join […]

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Annuities: alternatives in a suffering economy

Web Toolbar by Wibiya As the baby boomers head into retirement, the 65+ crowd is of record breaking size. For those of us working toward golf on Tuesdays, daytime TV and tropical cruises, this is a red flag – you will live a long life…take the steps to make sure you don’t outlive your income! […]

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Join me for “Revisiting Policy Limits,” part of HB’s “Asbestos Insurance Litigation Audiocast” CLE

On August 10, 2011, from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm (Eastern), my friends at HB Litigation Conferencesare hosting a CLE  teleconference: “Asbestos Insurance Litigation Audiocast.” It is going to be a great event. I’m going to be speaking at 1:00 pm, presenting with Jack Gerstein on a panel titled, “Revisiting Policy Limits.” You can review […]

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“Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations”…Faith Baldwin

Time….yesterday I didn’t think I’d make it…. one appointment in the office, four appointments out of the office….and about 200 miles on the Jag….but made it I did….with the help of “Sensitive Guy” and “Laughing Gal”…it’s all about teamwork… And what did I get for my time?…. wrote one small contractor…maybe wrote a much larger […]

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Evidence of the Intention of The Parties Outside of The Insurance Contract May Be Used to Establish The Terms of The Contract

Appeal of declaration of entitlement to long-term disability benefits to age 65 allowed, the Court finding that the insured was only entitled to long-term disability benefits for two years. McGarry v. Co-operators Life Insurance Co., [2011] B.C.J. No. 773, April 28, 2011, British Columbia Court of Appeal, K.C. Mackenzie, P.D. Lowry and C.E. Hinkson JJ.A. […]

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