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A Liability Carrier’s Duty to Defend

March 31, 2015

Whether to defend a lawsuit against the insured is the single most important decision in the life of most claims. This session will update the boundaries of the duty to defend in California and discuss recent Appellate cases on the subject and touch on recent duty to defend cases in Oregon and Nevada.

Insurance Roundtables are intended to be interactive and participatory roundtables, on topics of interest to the Insurance Industry, led by the partners of the firm's Insurance Law practice group: Jean M. Lawler, Bryan M. Weiss, Malena Dobal, and John H. Podesta. Please feel free to contact Ms. Lawler or Mr. Weiss if you have any questions or would like to arrange for a private educational program for your company.

Participation by webinar, phone and in-person is offered.

  • To attend by webinar, please register here.
  • To attend in person, please register here.
  • To attend by telephone only (not by webinar), please register here and specify that you will be participating by telephone in the Comments section.


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