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James D. Hollyday Presenting at NBI's Construction Defect Litigation Seminar


Pepper Hamilton partner James D. Hollyday will be presenting at the National Business Institute's "Construction Defect Litigation: From A to Z" seminar being held on Friday, December 13, 2013 in Philadelphia, PA.

Mr. Hollyday will be presenting on two sessions:

Insurance: Covered vs. Uncovered?

  • commercial general liability insurance - coverage issues
  • duties of defense
  • indemnity
  • insurance debates (includes: fortuity principles, known loss, occurrence definitions, Four Corners Rule, Contra Proferentem Rule, Rule of Reasonable Expectations, Illusory Coverage Doctrine)
  • surety bonds
  • wrap insurance options: OCIP or CCIP
  • case law: class action suits.
Ethical Considerations
  • joint defenses
  • conflict of interest
  • representing multiple parties
  • how lawyers can avoid being witnesses.

For more information, visit http://www.nbi-sems.com/Details.aspx/Construction-Defect-Litigation-From-A-to-Z.