During this teleconference in which he was a panelist, Jenner & Block Partner Matthew L. Jacobs discussed (1) the nexus between forum and coverage and best practices for getting to the best forum and (2) choice of law and how to avoid leaving coverage on the table.
Mr. Jacobs is a member of the Firm’s Insurance Litigation and Counseling and Reinsurance Practices. 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, and has spoken at over 100 conferences and chaired over a dozen more, both domestically and internationally, in the past 25 years, on various insurance coverage issues.
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