New York City Bar Association: Insurers’ and Insureds’ Perspective on Current Issues in D&O Liability & Insurance

New York, NY
June 15, 2017

The New York City Bar Association will host its annual D&O Liability & Insurance conference at its headquarters on June 15, 2017. This event will inform attendees how D&O insurance operates and will provide insight into common issues and trends that arise during a claim for D&O liability insurance coverage. The conference will open with a discussion of the landscape of directors’ and officers’ liability, including the common allegations and recent claims trends brought in the wake of the credit and financial crises.

Partner Christopher J. Keller will serve as a panelist for a discussion titled, “Update on U.S. Securities Litigation and Coverage Considerations.” The panel will discuss a variety of topics including:

  • Securities Act of 1933 and Securities Exchange Act of 1934
  • Evolving Case Law Affecting Conduct of Securities Litigation
  • Securities Class Action & Derivative Action Trends, Statistics, and Settlements
  • D&O Insurance Including "Entity Coverage" and "Side A" Products

The program's full agenda is available here.