Zelle Hofmann Partner and Zealous Woman Shannon O'Malley is Co-Chair for the 2011 ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section's Property Insurance Law Committee Spring Meeting to be held April 28-30, 2011 in Orlando, Florida. The topic of the meeting is "Litigating the Catastrophic Property Insurance Claim."ť
Boston Office Managing Partner Karl Vasiloff will present "Strategies for Evaluating and Resolving Claims Pre-Suit". Karl will discuss areas of alternative dispute resolution in the context of catastrophe property insurance claims including what has worked and what hasn't worked. The presentation will also focus on appraisal, including the courts' definition of the scope of appraisal, whether it has changed recently, and whether appraisal is an effective tool for alternative dispute resolution.
National E-Discovery Counsel Eric Mandel will present "E-Discovery and the Catastrophic Property Claim." This moderated panel session will focus on the law of electronic discovery including the current application of electronic discovery in state court, and will offer strategies for plaintiffs and defendants to address ongoing electronic discovery needs for catastrophic loss cases.