Spills, Storms & Blazes: A Practical guide to property damage litigation for insurance professionals
18 King St. E. 16th Floor, Toronto, ON, M5C 1C4
Date and Time: October 08, 2019 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
When floods, fires, spills and
other disasters strike, you are on the front lines. Whether you are subrogating
or defending, you need to know how to select the right experts, how to gather
the right evidence in the right way, and how to lay the foundation for a winning
case from the initial investigation into the litigation process.
This three-hour seminar will
provide a practical nuts-and-bolts guide to getting these cases ship-shape and
ready for litigation, and then review the key concepts you need to understand as
these cases wind through the legal process all the way to the courthouse steps.
The seminar gives you two unique perspectives: a litigation lawyer and a
forensic engineer, who together have decades of practical experience in handling
these challenging cases.
Claims Adjusters: Knowing what to do and what not do, from both your lawyer’s
and expert’s perspective, to give them the best chance to deliver you a winning
result in litigation.
Brokers: Better understanding how the litigation process works, how your
clients can assist experts and lawyers to win their cases.
Underwriters: Better understanding the ins and outs of these claims to
help to keep policy pricing in line with the risks and liabilities.
By the end of the seminar, you
will have learned:
- How to pick the right expert for the
- What your experts need you to do to pave the way
for their success;
- What your lawyers need you to do to get a case
ready for litigation;
- Key legal topics and leading court
cases so you can make the most informed decisions when instructing your
lawyers right up to trial
CE accreditation: 3 Technical RIBO hours
Rabin, B.A., LLB
Senior Associate, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Robert Sparling, B.Eng.Mgt., P.Eng
Senior Vice President and
Practice Lead of the Materials & Product Failure analysis group,
30 Forensic Engineering
Rashmiya Raviraj, B.A.Sc., CFEI, P.Eng
Fire Investigation Group, 30 Forensic Engineering
- Prices below are for IIO Members.
Fees noted below do not include hst.
- Non-members and renewing
members please add the IIO Membership fee
- Sorry, no refunds. Credit notes
issued only with 48 hour written notice.
price of our half day seminars include
breakfast snacks upon
FOR GROUP RATES OF 3
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Pricing for this seminar varies based on your membership. Prices exclude tax
IIO Members Early Bird (Deadline: Sept 20)
IIO Graduates Early Bird (Deadline: Sept 20)