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TC Attorneys Speaking at ABA Coverage Seminar 2017

February 28, 2017

Diego Garcia, Partner, and Hao T. Nguyen, Senior Attorney, will speak at the ABA Insurance Coverage Seminar. This event will take place at Loews Ventana Canyon in Tucson, Arizona from March 1-4, 2017.

Diego Garcia, “Proving Exhaustion:  How Yesterday’s Payments Can Be Shown with Today’s Technology”
Diego is one of four panelists and will be joined by  David S. Cox, Nancy Gutzler, Michelle S. Logan. An overview of the presenation: It happens often in the insurance recovery process: Primary carriers stop paying and excess insurers require proof of exhaustion before they step in. This panel will discuss the different avenues available to prove underlying exhaustion, including how today’s technology may hinder or assist in those efforts.

Hao Nguyen,“A Critical Discussion of Diversity and Inclusion In The Insurance Industry”
This program is the first ever diversity program at the ABA Annual Insurance Coverage Seminar, and Hao will be co-presenting with Marcus Lampley (Vice President at Great American Insurance), Paula Ison (Professor at Ohio State), and Terrance Evans (of Duane Morris). This program will explore issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, and sexual identity in the insurance industry. The panel will address implicit bias and confirmation bias, and will explore strategies for improving diversity and inclusion in the insurance industry.

About the ABA

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