• Bob Siems

Live Webinar: Bad Faith: Secrets Insurance Companies Don't Want Attorneys to Know

I (Bob) am doing a live webinar for NBI. "Bad Faith: Secrets Insurance Companies Don't Want Attorneys To Know". It's all about insurance bad faith. I'm doing one out of the three sections.

You can find it at:


Here's the Agenda:

  • Is the Case Worth Taking? Key Red Flags to Look For 1:00 - 2:00, Robert J. Kasieta

  • Overview of Common Bad Faith Claim Do's and Don'ts

  • Bad Faith or Breach of Contract? Why was the Claim Denied?

  • Verifying the Alleged Insurance Policy Benefits are Accurate

  • Top Bad Faith Insurance Companies and Their Tactics

  • What to Look For

  • How to Combat Them

  • How to Prove Bad Faith 2:15 - 3:15, Robert L. Siems

  • Using Experts to Prove the Policy/Coverage Displays Bad Faith

  • Knowing What the Adjuster has a Right to Receive vs. Being Abusive

  • Proving the Handling of Forms and Documents was Done Improperly

  • Spotting Pre-Suit Investigation Shortfalls

  • What to Look for in "Reservation of Rights" and Action for Declaratory Relief

  • Examination Under Oath Tactics

  • Arguing a "Reasonable Expectation of a Defense," "Ambiguity in Policy" and "Actual Controversy"

  • Proving Bad Faith Using Current Case Law

  • Pursuing (and Obtaining) Punitive and Exemplary Damages 3:30 - 4:30, Robert J. Kasieta

It's on December 19. 1:00pm to 4:30pm Eastern Time.


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