CLE Webinar: The Means and Methods of Resolving Coverage Disputes in Mediation

CLE Events | Webinar Date: On Demand

Richard P. Byrne, Esq. Hearing Officer for NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) with name written under

New York, NY (June 14, 2021) – NAM  (National Arbitration and Mediation), one of the nation's leading providers of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services, is pleased to announce that NAM neutral, Richard P. Byrne, Esq., will present a Lawline webinar entitled, The Means and Methods of Resolving Coverage Disputes in Mediation. The 1-hour pre-recorded program is now available on-demand.

A “coverage dispute” is a wide net that broadly captures an array of issues encountered in the context of first-party claims, third-party claims, and inter-insurer disputes – each of which, in turn, has various subsets, depending on the parties, policies, facts, and damages in question. 

This program will discuss why mediation is an advantageous forum for resolving coverage disputes, and what means and methods will offer the most favorable outcomes for your clients. Mr. Byrne will provide useful tips for understanding when mediation is a good option, navigating the underlying litigation, and preparing for the mediation process. 

Learning Objectives: 

  • Review the scenarios in which coverage issues may arise
  • Identify the best methods to employ in working to resolve an insurance coverage dispute at mediation
  • Discuss the impact and role of the underlying litigation
  • Prepare your strategy and approach to the mediation
  • Avoid last-minute surprises and overcome impasse

This program will benefit coverage attorneys, general counsel, and other attorneys involved in coverage disputes.

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Meet Richard P. Byrne, Esq.

About NAM's complimentary CLE Program

NAM provides complimentary continuing legal education (CLE) programs virtually, on-site at your office, or in any of NAM's dedicated conference facilities. Our Continuing Legal Education department will work with your firm or organization to customize a CLE program that is designed to meet your specific CLE issues and topics of interest. Our respected faculty provides participants with an interactive presentation that will engage and educate your audience as they earn relevant CLE credit.

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