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    • September 20, 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • September 21, 2018
    • 1:00 PM
    • Union League Club of Chicago

    Register Today!

    2018 EC Defense Network Annual Meeting
    September 20 - 21, 2018
    Union League Club of Chicago
    Chicago, IL
    Register Today
    There is no cost to attend, but registration is required

    Join the EC Defense Network for 2018 Annual Meeting! This year's meeting will begin with a Thursday evening opening reception, a perfect opportunity to network with your fellow attendees.  Then, get ready for an interactive program Friday, with three outstanding sessions, ending with our luncheon speaker, Edward Eshoo. See the detailed schedule below.

    Once the education is complete, attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy an additional event on the afternoon of September 21st.  Join us for the Chicago Crosstown Classic as the Chicago Cubs take on the Chicago White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field beginning at 3:10pm.  Tickets are limited.

    Should you require overnight accommodations, a block of room has been established at the Union League Club.  The discounted rate is $189.00 plus applicable taxes if reserved before August 20, 2018.  The reserve your room, please call 1.800.443.0578 or email clubservices@ulcc.org with your requirements.

    Program Schedule:

    Thursday, September 20

    5:00pm - 6:30pm
    Registration, Welcome and Cocktail Reception

    Friday, September 21

    8:00am - 8:30am
    Registration and Continental Breakfast

    8:30am
    Opening Remarks

    8:30am - 9:30am
    SIU Do’s and Don’ts at Trial
    L
    ori Koop, Farm Bureau Financial Services and Josh Snell, Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C.

    9:30am - 10:30am
    Bad Faith and Liability Without Privity – Liability Rules Among the Excess, Primary and Defense Counsel
    Kim Jackson, Bovis, Kyle, Burch & Medlin, LLC           

    10:30am - 10:45am
    Break

    10:45am - 11:45am
    How Experts Can Get You into Bad Faith Problems, 
    and How to Avoid It
    Tom Carpenter, Carr Allison

    11:45am - 12pm
    Break and Pick Up Lunch

    12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Luncheon Presentation: 
    Policyholder Perspective on Bad Faith
    Edward Eshoo, Merlin Law Group


    • April 25, 2019
    • April 26, 2019
    • Union League Club of New York

    2019 EC Defense Network Spring Meeting
    April 25-26, 2019
    Union League Club of New York
    38 East 37th Street
    New York, NY  10016

    More information coming soon.

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