Directors' and Officers' Insurance: An International Perspective Seminar

February 7, 2017 • New York, NY

Starts: 3:00 PM (EST)
Ends: 4:30 PM (EST)
Site: Crowell & Moring
Address: 590 Madison Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY View Map (view map)

The Insurance/Reinsurance Group of Crowell & Moring invites you to a complimentary program of in-depth presentations on international directors’ and officers’ insurance. The presentations will focus on trends and developments in various jurisdictions around the world. Our panel of speakers is drawn from leading insurers, reinsurers, and brokers of D&O risks.


Giles Stockton, Directors’ & Officers’ Class Underwriter, Brit Syndicate 2987

Jay A.R. Cassidy, Managing Director, Marsh Canada Limited

Peter Wedge, Senior Contract Specialist, Swiss Re

Mark Meyer, Insurance/Reinsurance Group Partner, Crowell & Moring

Continental Europe – From the perspective of the reinsurer, we will review developments in several countries, focusing on recent claims and regulatory oversight involving directors and officers.

United Kingdom – As a truly international hub for insurance and reinsurance, underwriters in London are presented with risks from around the world giving them a unique insight into both underwriting and claims trends.

Canada – This jurisdiction has quickly become one of the most active global markets for securities class actions. We will review recent business and legal trends impacting the market for D&O liability insurance in Canada.

Asia & Australia – There have been a number of high profile claims in these jurisdictions involving directors and officers arising out of high profile corporate M&A activity. We will review some of these claims and how they have impacted the scope of coverage for directors and officers.

Please RSVP by February 2, 2017

Registration - 2:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Drinks & Canapes - 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Contact: Marissa Burcham (