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Property, Casualty, and Other Non-Title Insurance Committee

Property, Casualty, and Other Non-Title Insurance Committee

Mission

This committee focuses on all aspects of property and liability insurance for the ownership of and transactions involving real property.

Committee News & Announcements

Most Insurers Lack a Plan to Address Climate Change, Ceres Says
Bloomberg (03/07/13) Bunn, Elizabeth

A new report released by Boston-based Ceres finds that nearly 90 percent of insurers lack a comprehensive plan to address climate change, and fewer than 50 percent of them see it as a likely source of financial losses. "Climate change exists, it's happening, it's going to have an impact," Washington state Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler said in a phone interview. "It has the potential of being a real game changer" for investments and underwriting. Ceres said the survey was developed by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
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Committee Call - February 28

Storm Tracker:
How will more frequent and more severe weather be handled in insurance underwriting and pricing?

Speaker: Robert Fettman, Grant Weaver and Richard Fineman

Listen to the Audio [7mb | MP3 Format]

Program Links

Programs, Meetings and Events

Section Events

    Diagnosing GST Trusts

    01/17/2017-01/17/2017

    Your client has a GST exempt trust. How do you know it really is GST exempt? How do you confirm the trust's inclusion ratio? And what are your options if you discover potential issues or past errors or taxable events? Join us for a practical look at how to diagnose an existing GST exempt

    Debt Markets — Dead, Delayed or Dynamic?: I Got Money, Lots of Money....

    01/18/2017-01/18/2017

    · Explore the current trends and differences between CMBS, portfolio and PE financing · Examine underwriting issues and trends in loan spreads, loan-to-cost, loan-to-value and other loan metrics · Discuss hot topics in the ever-changing debt markets and the impact of recent regulatory developments ...

    Negotiating Commercial Loan Documents – How to Get What You Really Need

    03/08/2017-03/08/2017

    The panelists will discuss legal issues, negotiation strategies and practice tips in loan document negotiation for the commercial real estate projects. Topics will include: Negotiating the Term Sheet Negotiation of due diligence items Key negotiating points in loan documents ...

List Serv

In order to send a message to the listserve, send the message as an email to the address below. You must be a member of the Committee to use the listserve.

RPTE-PROPERTY@mail.americanbar.org

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Leadership

Chair:

Fineman, Richard

Vice-Chair:

Pence, Scott

Committee Roster  

Modified by Adam Bielawski on July 1, 2014

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