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Coronavirus Webinars

Wilson Elser is committed to keeping our clients informed of the insurance and broader business implications of the coronavirus outbreak. In addition to the information and insights available to you via the firm’s Coronavirus Resource Center, we are offering a series of webinars on related topics for which we have been receiving an especially large number of inquiries.  

You are invited to participate in any or all of the webinars listed below. 

Presenting attorneys are among the best qualified industry-wide to opine on their respective topics and to offer practical perspectives that can help you manage current and potential liabilities associated with the pandemic.

CLE credit is being offered and is available for the following states: California, Connecticut, Illinois, New Hampshire, New Jersey, and New York.

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Date:  Friday, June 12 at 12:30 p.m. EDT
Topic: Pandemic Compounded by Civil Unrest: The Insurance Implications

Join Wilson Elser Insurance Coverage partners Jennifer Martin, Daniel Tranen and Paul White for a discussion of expected first-party claims associated with the ongoing civil unrest. 

 Topics

  • Specified risks
  • Civil authority coverage
  • Physical loss requirements
  • Inventory and contents coverage
  • Voluntary vs. mandatory shutdowns
  • Policy conditions and the insuring agreements or exclusions that specifically identify civil unrest activities
  • Whether coverage is impacted if insured property was already vacated due to COVID-19 

Additionally, the panel will explore how various coverages, conditions and exclusions are likely to respond to the recent unrest and the problems with proof of loss – especially for business interruption coverage – for business owners and property owners in communities that are reopening following the COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns.

Click here to register today. 


Date: Thursday, June 18 at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Topic: Impact of COVID-19 on Workers’ Compensation

Employers across the country will face workers’ compensation claims as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Whether they will be held responsible for these claims will depend on the laws of each state, which are in flux as governors and legislatures adapt to address the potential scenarios and comply with federal guidance and law. New York partner Jeremy Buchalski will guide employers through this changing landscape.

Click here to register today. 


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