General Liability Insurance Basics - 50% OFF  ** LAST CHANCE

Legal Area:        Civil Trial Civil Appellate Litigation Personal Injury Labor Employment Insurance
Total Credit Hours:        1.50
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $30.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        05/31/2020
Information:        ONLY $15 Code: SAVE50

** Available on-demand any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through Session End Date above **

This informative CLE program will provide an overview of the basics of general liability insurance, designed primarily for the litigator. Some of the topics addressed in this informative presentation include: the insurer's duty to defend versus its duty to indemnify, the three types of coverage under the typical general liability policy, to whom the coverage applies (including the limitations of Chapter 151, Texas Insurance Code), the most commonly used and litigated exclusions, issues regarding coverage for punitive damages, and Stowers (what it is and what it isn't). This course features streaming video and audio (as well as downloadable MP3) presentations from a live CLE seminar by the Houston Bar Association (HBA) on December 11, 2015.

Some of the subjects for this course include:

  • Basics of General Liability Insurance

  • Three Types of Coverage

  • Who is Covered

  • Limitations of Chapter 151

  • Texas Insurance Code

Speaker: Shelley Rogers, who is an attorney with the firm of Sheehy, Ware & Pappas, P.C. in Houston. Ms. Rogers is an insurance coverage lawyer. She has extensive experience in insurance coverage matters involving primary and excess/umbrella commercial general liability insurance and commercial auto liability coverage, including truckers’ auto liability. She is also experienced in the areas of commercial property insurance and personal lines coverages, including personal auto liability, uninsured/underinsured motorists’ coverage and homeowners’ liability coverage as well as professional liability and employer’s liability. Her clients include large and small Texas and foreign insurers, both admitted and surplus lines carriers. Most of her work is for insurers, but she has on occasion represented policyholders in negotiation and litigation with their insurers. Education: University of Houston Law Center, (J.D., 1984); Southwest Texas State University, (B.A., Journalism, 1980). More information may be found on her firm's website.

Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas:

Credit Hrs     Area
   1.50           Civil Trial Law
   1.50           Civil Appellate
   1.50           Personal Injury Trial Law
   1.50           Consumer Law
   1.50           Workers’ Compensation Law


This course is approved for credit by the STATE BAR OF TEXAS (MCLE Provider #8238) and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648). In addition, regular CLE credits for this course may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA. (PLEASE NOTE: This course DOES include attendance verification for attorneys licensed in states which require it, such as New York & Tennessee). Please check with your State Bar regarding specific accreditation information.

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