Hammond on Faculty of DRI Insurance Symposium
In December, Rick Hammond will be among the faculty members of DRI’s Insurance Coverage and Practice Symposium. He is scheduled to discuss how technology has affected claims for loss of business income and extra expense, as well as how the courts are taking a fresh look at interpreting business interruption coverage. CLEs are available for those attending the symposium, which is being held at the New York City Sheraton Times Square on Dec. 7-8, 2017. (For registration information, click here.)
Hammond, who is a partner in the Chicago office, focuses his practice on insurance law. He is Chair of the Property Insurance Coverage Section of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, is a past president of the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel, and was formerly on the Board of Directors and a faculty member of the Insurance School of Chicago. He is a frequent lecturer for numerous legal, professional, corporate, and trade groups in the areas of insurance coverage, bad faith, and the defense of tort and municipal lawsuits. In addition, he publishes a regular Legal Update column for SIU Today, the quarterly magazine of the International Association of Special Investigation Units.