American Bar Association
 
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

    Gifting Part I

    02/11/2016-02/11/2016

    This session will start with the basics of gifting -- why, when, to whom and how much. We will contrast the pros and cons of gifts in trusts versus outright gifts and discuss best gifting strategies to minimize taxes. We will also review the mechanics of Crummey

    2016 eLearning Program: Full Series Registration

    02/11/2016-11/10/2016

    The eLearning Program is a training series focused on the needs of new lawyers and paralegals working in the areas of trust and estate law. The ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law is proud to continue our training series focused on new lawyers, paralegals, and others working in the areas ...

    Basic Will & Trust Drafting

    02/16/2016-02/16/2016

    This three-part program offers an overview of estate planning basics. Our speakers will guide attendees through an initial client meeting, point out key pieces of information to gather, and discuss the use and importance of advanced directives. Then, they will explain the fundamentals of preparing and ...

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

In order to access the listserve archive, please click here. Please note that you will need to create a new password, separate from your regular ABA password, in order to use this archive.


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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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