Jenner & Block

"Chinese Drywall Insurance Coverage" Teleconference Call, HB Litigation Conference Teleconference

Jenner & Block Partner Matthew L. Jacobs will speak on August 20 at a HB Litigation Conference Teleconference titled, “Chinese Drywall Insurance Coverage.” Mr. Jacobs will discuss first and third party coverage claims likely to arise and the trigger issues, endorsements and exclusions likely to come into play in big coverage disputes.  Mr. Jacobs will also cover the kinds of policies providing coverage for both first and third party claims.  Finally, Mr. Jacobs will address additional insured issues and subrogation opportunities.  Mr. Jacobs spoke on the topic of Chinese drywall insurance issues at a HB Litigation Conference Teleconference on June 1, 2009.

Mr. Jacobs is a member of the Firm’s Insurance Litigation and Counseling and Reinsurance Practices.  He is responsible for complex, multi-party insurance coverage litigation matters in state and federal courts, and he regularly advises corporations on the availability of insurance coverage for a wide variety of claims, including those related to directors and officers liability, errors and omissions, mortgage lending practices, mold and water damage, business interruption losses, product liability, mutual fund late-trading and market timing lawsuits and regulatory investigations and environmental matters.  Mr. Jacobs has written extensively on issues of insurance coverage for D&O liabilities and related matters, has spoken at over 75 conferences, and has chaired over a dozen more, both domestically and internationally, in the past 20 years on various insurance coverage issues.

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