transcript   Transcript

Insurance Issues After a Disaster

Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2017
Running Time: 01:00:15

Full Transcript:

If you are a Privileged Member, just log in and start reading now! If you are not a Privileged Member, please click here to learn how unlimited access to PLI programs may be right for you and your firm.

To access the streaming media of this presentation, please purchase the corresponding seminar segment.

Taken from the Web Program Providing Legal Assistance in the Aftermath of the NorCal Wildfires Recorded November 2017 in San Francisco

Insurance Issues After a Disaster [01:00:15]

  • Home insurance policy forms, coverages and significant limits and exclusions
  • Typical issues that arise in the aftermath of wildfires
  • Special post-disaster rules
  • Claims adjustment process, depreciation/holdbacks
  • Loss documentation/scoping
  • Duties and obligations of carriers and policyholders
  • Role of claims adjusters, forensic experts, regulators
  • Recorded statements, examinations under oath,
  • Reaching partial and final settlements
  • Dispute resolution options (negotiation, mediation, appraisal, arbitration, litigation)
  • Representing clients: financial considerations, causes of action

Amy Bach

Presentation Material

  • How to Help Clients with Insurance Issues Related to the North Bay Fires: An Overview of the California Unfair Claims Settlement Practices Act and Related Statutes (PowerPoint slides)
    Amy Bach
  • Notice Regarding Restrictions on Public Adjusters Solicitation of Business, All Admitted Insurers and Public Adjusters, October 20, 2017, State of California Department of Insurance
    Amy Bach
  • Important California Laws that Pertain to Property Insurance Policies after a Declared Disaster, November 17, 2017, State of California Department of Insurance
    Amy Bach
  • Sample Letter Requesting Mortgage Company Release Insurance Proceeds
    Amy Bach
  • Sample Letter for Requesting Copies of Claim-Related Documents
    Amy Bach
  • Insurance Claim Rules in California – 2017, United Policyholders
    Amy Bach
  • Depreciation Basics, United Policyholders
    Amy Bach
  • Frequently Asked Questions on Replacing a Dwelling After a Total Loss, United Policyholders
    Amy Bach
Amy Bach ~ Executive Director, United Policyholders
Transcript FAQ's
  • How Can I Access Transcripts?
    You must be a Member in good standing.

  • Can I access the Video?
    Yes, you can access the video if you have the Adobe Flash plugin installed. Click on the video camera icon when you mouse over each paragraph. The media will begin playback at that point.

  • Can I get CLE credit for reading the transcript?
    No, CLE credit cannot be earned for reading a transcript. CLE credit is issued only for verified attendance while watching a web program. If seeking credit, please verify the program's eligibility for credit and expiration date in your jurisdiction on the web segment launch page before commencing the program.

  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2018 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.

© 2018 PLI PRACTISING LAW INSTITUTE. All rights reserved. The PLI logo is a service mark of PLI.