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October 2, 2015

More than 100 local insurance professionals attend Insurance Law Seminar

Fillmore Riley LLP and Risk Management Counsel of Canada (RMC) hosted an afternoon of insurance law presentations and networking on October 1, 2015. More than 100 Winnipeg-based insurance professionals attended the sessions—moderated by Bernice Bowley, a partner of Fillmore Riley LLP—at the Alt Hotel.

The presentations included:

The Rights of an Innocent Co-Insured
Stuart J. Blake
Partner, Fillmore Riley LLP

“Your Work”: What is Excluded?
Greg Thompson
Partner, McKercher LLP

The Insurance Amendment Act – One Year Later
Andrew P. Loewen
Partner, Fillmore Riley LLP 

General Damages in Manitoba: A Review of Awards for Loss of Earning Capacity and Pain and Suffering
Curran P. McNicol
Partner, Fillmore Riley LLP 

One Principle to Rule Them All:
Good faith and the relationship between insurers, assureds and counsel

Tom Percy
Partner,  Scott Venturo LLP

Public Disclosure of Private Facts: Recent Privacy Law Decisions
Larry Reimer
Partner, Blaney McMurtry LLP

The seminar helped insurance professionals get current on Manitoba Insurance Law and other timely issues in the insurance industry. Attendees earned 3 credit hours from The Insurance Council.

Fillmore Riley is a proud member of RMC. (RMC) is a national association of independent law firms offering a comprehensive range of legal services to the insurance industry, risk retention groups and self-insureds. RMC focuses on delivering added value service and benefits to clients through education programs, effective collaboration on inter-provincial matters and client referrals to the right lawyers whenever and wherever you need them.