Will Traditional Business Insurance Policies Apply to Claims Related to the Coronavirus? (Webinar)
Industry experts anticipate a wave of coronavirus-related insurance claims to be filed over the next several months. There are practical hurdles to overcome for insurance recovery while undertaking crisis response. In-house counsel and risk managers should carefully evaluate policy language and determine a strategy for filing claims. A number of publications have speculated that COVID-19 claims are unlikely to be covered by traditional policies held by most businesses, but in-house counsel should not assume that speculation to be true and should take steps to support possible claims.
Douglas Radigan and Jared Fiore, dispute resolution and trial attorneys at Bowditch & Dewey LLP, led a discussion on April 7, 2020 on business interruption coverage, civil authority provisions, D&O policies, commercial general liability policies, event cancellation coverage, exclusions, and more. Find out exactly what insurance policies might apply in this timely webinar presented by the ACC-Northeast and Bowditch.