Apr 24

2019 Spring Seminar

04/24/19 8:45am to 4:00pm
1300 Dexter Ave N
Seattle,WA 98109

2019 CPCU Spring Seminar

The Spring Seminar is an annual, full-day educational and networking event hosted by the Pacific Northwest CPCU Society Chapter. This year our theme: Hot Topics in Insurance. Including discussions on climate change, CAT modeling technology, Bad Faith, and E&O and Certificates of Insurance. Discounted registration for current Chapter members. Please join us!


Please note, there are issues with the time on the Society website. This event is from 8:45am to 4pm

04/24/19 8:45am to 4:00pm

8:45-9:15: Coffee and Registration

9:15am: Climate Change & CAT Modeling 
Dave Peterson, PHD 
Dave works at the Pacific Wildland Fire Sciences Laboratory, which is part of the U.S. Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station in Seattle.
Dr. Peter Sousounis, Vice President, Director of Meteorology in AIR’s Research and Modeling Division.
He oversees the development of projects that require expertise in meteorological or hydrodynamical modeling.
CE Course Number 624118*
CLE Activity ID 1102748 2 hr
11:30am: Lunch
12:15pm: Case Law Update 
Geoff Bedell – Soha & Lang P.S 
Agency Case – T Mobile vs Selective Insurance – additional insureds with agency law insurance companies are bound by errors and omissions Insurance Agencies can bind and in conflict with certification of insurance are information only – certification of a question of law to the WA Supreme Court.
CE Course Number 624114*
CLE Activity ID 1102749 1 hr
1:15-1:30: Break
1:30: The Tightening Vise: Recent Developments in Washington Bad Faith Law
Kevin Clonts - Rizzono, Mattingly, and Bosworth
Mr. Clonts will discuss the recent developments in Washington Bad Faith (Singh v Zurich AM. Ins. 2018)
CE Course Number 624070*
CLE Activity ID 1101487 1 hr
2:30-2:40 Short Break
2:40: Bad Faith in the Pacific Northwest
Paul Rosner, CPCU from Soha & Lang, P.S. with Terri Sutton CPCU, AU from Cozen O'Connor will discuss How adjusters can limit Bad Faith exposures in their everyday work.
CE Course Number 624069*
CLE Activity ID 1101345 1 hr
• Chapter Member: $60.00
• Chapter Candidate Member: $60.00
• Non-Member: $75.00
*WAOIC provider name: Pacific NW Chapter of CPCU
Pemco Headquarters
Pemco Insurance
1300 Dexter Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
United States

PEMCO does not have public parking.

Attendees are encouraged to take the South Lake Union Trolley line from the Westlake/McGraw Square Streetcar stop.

Public parking can be located at 1000/1100 Dexter – Impark lot #57

Event Materials



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