Daniel A. CotterDaniel A. Cotter, an attorney at Howard & Howard, will lead a webcast May 7 on the cornovirus pandemic and insurance.
Daniel A. Cotter

The Chicago Bar Association will present a live webcast on the COVID-19 pandemic and insurance on May 7 from 3 to 4:30 p.m.

As the pandemic continues, businesses are looking at the various insurance programs they have in place to determine what coverage might apply.

Daniel A. Cotter, an attorney at Howard & Howard, will provide an update on business interruption insurance and discuss other insurance potentially invoked, focusing on workers’ compensation and unemployment and how those might be impacted.

This program will be available via on-demand video approximately 10 days after the live viewing. It offers 1.5 hours of minimum continuing legal education credit.

The program costs $25 for CBA members and $50 for non-members. It is free for CLE-advantage members.


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