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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

    What GC/In-House Counsel Want/Need/Expect from Outside Counsel

    05/23/2016-05/23/2016

    What In-House Counsel Want, Need and Expect from Outside Counsel. Three long-time, senior in-house lawyers will discuss their expectations of outside counsel, how they choose outside counsel, how they like to communicate with outside counsel and what outside counsel should not be doing. Listen ...

    Legal Opinions

    05/25/2016-05/25/2016

    This session will focus on the fundamental issues involved in giving third party legal opinions in real estate secured loan transactions Topics will include: The nuts and bolts of a legal opinion; Opinion practice what is, and what is not, appropriate; Opinion issues related ...

    Pre-Immigration Planning—The Intersection of Immigration and Tax Law.

    06/07/2016-06/07/2016

    Clients considering a move to the U.S. face a host of complex legal issues. From the immigration perspective they may be considering a visa, green card or even eventual citizenship. From the tax perspective, both pitfalls and opportunities await, including the creation of pre-immigration trusts for transfer ...

List Serv

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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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