May 21, 2020
Coronavirus Business Interruption Insurance Class Action Lawsuits: Coverage and Certification Issues

Webinar recording available. Contact Amy Williams at awilliams@perrinconferences.com for more information on how to purchase webinar recording and earn CLE credit.

Panelists:

Topics to be Discussed:

  • What are the insurance coverage issues raised by policyholders seeking business interruption coverage in class actions?
  • What is a class action and what are the benefits and limitations of class actions under Rule 23?
  • What types of class actions have been filed seeking business interruption coverage arising from COVID-19?
  • How are classes certified and what are the issues courts consider in determining whether to certify classes?
  • What are the certification hurdles plaintiffs may face?
  • How are the courts currently managing class actions?
  • How are business loss class action settlements commonly structured?
  • What types of proof of business losses are typically required?
  • How are business loss class actions most efficiently administered?

For more information, contact Amy Williams at awilliams@perrinconferences.com

CLE Credit is available.

Applications are being made to all CLE states as requested by attendees.