New York partner Tom Dawson gave a presentation titled “Hot P+C Insurance Regulatory Issues for 2017/18” at the W.R. Berkley Corporation’s annual Compliance Conference. The conference was held at the company’s headquarters in Greenwich, Connecticut, on October 24, 2017.
Over 50 in-house lawyers and chief compliance officers from W.R. Berkley operating units worldwide attended the conference. Tom discussed a variety of topics including:
- Federal vs. state regulatory tensions, including implementation of the U.S.-EU “Covered Agreement”
- Federal legislation to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program and to regulate autonomous vehicles
- National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ activity concerning cybersecurity, innovation and InsurTech