Jenner & Block

"Employment Practices and Directors & Officers Liability Issues," Hilb Rogal & Hobbs and Jenner & Block, Rockville, MD

Jenner & Block Partners Matthew L. Jacobs and Lorelie S. Masters will speak at the Hilb Rogal & Hobbs and Jenner & Block Seminar Series entitled, “Employment Practices and Directors & Officers Liability Issues,” to be held October 9 at the offices of Hilb Rogal & Hobbs in Rockville, Maryland.

Topics to be covered at the seminar include:

  • Introduction to Directors & Officers and Employment Practices Liability Coverage
  • Public vs. Private Company Directors & Officers exposures & concerns
  • How to avoid common pitfalls of Employment Practices Liability Claims
  • Emerging Legal Issues and Hot Topics concerning Employment Practices Liability and Directors & Officers Liability Coverage

In addition to Mr. Jacobs and Ms. Masters, Kamy Vacca, Director of Marketing at Hilb, Rogal & Hobbs Executive Risk Solutions and Janet B. Dreifuss, Senior Vice President of Hilb, Rogal & Hobbs Executive Risk Solutions will speak at the event.

Mr. Jacobs is a member of the Firm’s Insurance Litigation and Counseling Practice. 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.

Ms. Masters is a member of the Firm’s Insurance Litigation and Counseling Practice.  Ms. Masters has handled, tried, and settled cases in state and federal trial and appellate courts across the country and, more recently, in arbitrations in the United States and abroad.  At issue in these cases typically have been millions of dollars of insurance coverage for products liability and directors and officers claims.

Please click here to view the brochure for the event.