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2016 Flood & Windstorm Webinar

Flood & Windstorm CLE Webinar
November 3, 2016
Noon – 1:45 pm

 - Sam Bearman, Pensacola
 - Dennis Abbott, Disaster Consulting Services, LLC
 - Steve Marino, Miami
 - Chip Merlin, Tampa

When a Hurricane, Tropical Storm or high winds occur in Florida, they can cause severe damage to property – flooding, trees on houses, fences blown down, and roofs blown off. Insurance companies might deny Florida property owners their insurance claims for several reasons.  

This webinar will help FJA Members assist Florida consumers recover what is rightfully due to them from insurance companies. 

Windstorm Program Outline:

 - How to prove damages for residential and commercial claims
 - How to avoid malpractice: know the available insurance coverages
 - How to handle a building that has windstorm and flood damage

Flood Program Outline:

Best Practices for Successfully Submitting a Proof of Loss
 - What key information you need to evaluate a loss & submit a claim
 - Key forms necessary to successfully submit a proof of loss
 - Documentation required: What to include & what to ignore
 - Best strategies on when & how to properly file a claim

Losses Payable under the SFIP & Limitation on Coverages
 - Important limitations on coverage: Including pre-FIRM and post-FIRM
 - Keys to Insurance Declarations Pages: Building & contents coverage limits
 - Understanding the difference: Actual cash value vs. replacement cost
 - What you must know: Increased Cost of Compliance (ICC) coverage

Keys to Successfully Filing a Flood Insurance Claim Lawsuit
 - How to determine the proper parties to the lawsuit
 - Keys to compliance with all conditions of the SFIP - strictly construed
 - Understanding attorney fees, interest and extra-contractual damages

Live Q&A Session: Have Your Specific Flood Insurance Questions Answered!

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Credit Hours: 1.0 General; 1.0 Civil Trial

CLE Credit Expires: 18 Months After Webinar Date

CLE Department | 850-521-1097

Regular Members: $59
Young Lawyers Section Members: $39


11/3/2016 12:00 PM - 11/3/2016 1:30 PM
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