International Society of Primerus Law Firms
November 9-10, 2017
New York, NY
Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
& Professional Liability Seminar 2017

About the Primerus Defense Institute:

The Primerus Defense Institute (PDI) is a collaborative endeavor engaging Primerus defense attorneys and corporate defense representatives for the purpose of lowering business litigation costs and reducing exposure to liability.

Why You Should Attend This Event: 

Every year the Primerus Defense Institute Insurance Coverage & Bad Faith (ICBF) Practice Group hosts an educational event for members, in-house counsel, and other corporate professionals who have risk, claims, or litigation management responsibilities. This year the ICBF and Professional Liability Practice Groups have teamed up to present an program focused on the following issues:

Join Primerus Defense Institute counsel from across the country in discussions on current issues, including:

  • Coverage Implication of Multiple Representation, Multiple Policies, and Non-Insurance Contracts
  • Professional Liability issues arising out of matters with multiple representation, multiple policies, and non-insurance contracts
  • Business Conflicts versus Non-waivable Conflicts
  • Ethics Issues Surrounding Multiple Representation, Malpractice, Duty to Disclose a Claim Or Potential Claim, Etc.
  • How Insurance Hiring and Litigation Decision Are Made

This program will provide up to 5 hours of CLE credits

To Register: Please contact your sponsoring attorney, or
Katie Bundyra:
800.968.2211 or 616.454.9939



Join us Thursday evening for cocktails and a dine-around at some of the best restaurants in the Grand Central area. The Friday program will include the substantive portion of the program which will include informational and interesting panel discussions based loosely on a hypothetical including coverage, bad faith, and professional liability facts which you can access by selecting this link.

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Hotel Info

The Westin New York Grand Central
212 East 42nd Street, New York, NY, 10017, United States
Phone: (212) 490-8900

Hotel Fees:
Hotel rooms at The Westin New York Grand Central are $289 per night + 8.875% tax. A mandatory porterage charge of $9.00 roundtrip per person per bag will be assessed for all guest arrivals or departures within an 8 hour time period. Complimentary wireless internet in guest rooms.

Primerus will be handling hotel room reservations for you and your guest. We will need to know the names under which each reservation should be made and will need your credit card authorization to guarantee each room reservation. Should you cancel any hotel room reservation, you will be obligated to reimburse Primerus for the deficiency incurred, if any, because of your cancellation(s). Your credit card information authorizes Primerus to charge your credit card for any such deficiency. This card will be used for the hotel only. You will be required to enter your credit card information again to pay for all event fees at the end of the registration process.

Hotel accommodations will be provided on a first come first serve basis. Late registration (after October 9, 2017) for this event may result in higher room rates or no availability.

Travel Information

La Guardia
The Travel Time from the airport to the hotel is anywhere from 25 to 45 minutes depending on traffic.

The Travel Time from the airport to the hotel is anywhere from 40 minutes to an hour and a half depending on traffic.