TLSS Partner Jonathan R. Harwood will speaking on a panel at the upcoming DRI Professional Liability Seminar. The Seminar takes place November 30, 2018 in New York City, NY.
Harwood will be speaking on "Insurance Agent and Broker Liability," designed to provide guidance on what happens when an agent procuring insurance coverage gets sued. The presentation aims to dissect different defenses to these types of claims, including whether "failure to read the policy" is a valid defense.
The 2018 DRI Professional Liability Seminar is designed to provide attendees with the tools and background to defend professionals in the current legal climate. The Seminar will feature presentations by some of the most prominent and experienced professional liability lawyers, experts, and insurance professionals in the country. Attendees will find themselves at the forefront of current trends in professional liability defense, uncovering efficient and creative ways to defend the modern professional.
Harwood practices in the firm’s professional liability, employment practices liability, products liability and premises liability areas. He has represented lawyers, accountants, insurance agents, manufacturers, corporations and religious institutions in all phases of litigation. In addition to serving as counsel of record in such professional liability matters, Harwood has supervised defense counsel on a national basis in litigation and arbitration on behalf of directors and officers liability insurers, life insurance carriers and life insurance agents, and their errors and omissions carriers.
To learn more about the conference, please visit the 2018 DRI Professional Liability Seminar website.