Event Calendar

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

On Demand 2020 Insurance Law Update

Start Date: 3/4/2020 8:00 AM PST
End Date: 3/4/2023 5:00 PM PST


Organization Name: WDTL

Contact:
Maggie Sweeney
Email: maggie@wdtl.org
Phone: (206) 749-0319

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Members: $225

Non-Members: $300

6.5 CLE Credits including 1 Ethics Credit

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Program

Opening Remarks

Building an Effective Trial Team with Developing Lawyers:  Preparing for Trial and Assembling a Team 
Joe Hampton, Betts Patterson & Mines

Keodalah Deconstructed                   
Geoff Bedell and Paul Rosner, Soha & Lang;
Mike King and Jason Anderson, Carney Badley Spellman

Analyzing Burnett
Ken Masters, Masters Law Group

Mediating Cases Involving Coverage Questions
Judge Paris Kallas

2020 Annual Case Law Update
Pam DeVet, Lee Smart; 
Frank Cordell, Gordon Tilden Thomas Cordell

Cyber Coverage
Jeremy Schultz, Betts Patterson & Mines

Plein Ethics
Chris Howard, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt

Chair: Jason Vacha, Reed McClure

Jason Vacha, a shareholder at Reed McClure practices in the areas of insurance coverage (including litigation of bad faith and extra-contractual claims), insurance defense, general civil litigation and appellate litigation. He has a J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law and a B.A. from Gonzaga University. Mr. Vacha has been named a Thomson Reuters Rising Star each year from 2012 — 2016. 

Mr. Vacha was raised in Spokane, Washington. He is admitted to practice in the State of Washington, the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Mr. Vacha has experience representing insurance carriers in complex insurance coverage, underinsured motorist, and alleged bad faith matters. He also has experience representing corporations, companies, and individuals in personal injury, premises liability, construction defect, and breach of contract claims.

Mr. Vacha is Chair of the Insurance Practice Section of the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers and a regular contributor to the Insurance Litigation Reporter, a semi-monthly publication, reviewing recent developments of national significance in insurance law.
 



 
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