Please join us on September 30, 2010 when our partners will address current hot topics in insurance regulation. Our speakers will now be joined by Dr. James Overdahl, Vice President of NERA Consulting and former Chief Economist of the SEC, who will address the "Economic Implications for the Insurance Industry Arising from Financial Reform." Below is the program agenda.




08:30 a.m. - 09:00 a.m.

Breakfast and Registration

09:00 a.m. - 09:10 a.m.

Welcome and Program Overview - Ken Pierce

09:10 a.m. - 9:55 a.m.

Holding Company and Capital Issues: Federal, State and the European Union - David Alberts, Lawrence Hamilton, Martin Mankabady and David Sahr

  • Group Supervision, Holding Company Law Changes and Systemic Risk Regulation
  • NAIC Solvency Modernization Initiative
  • Solvency II
  • Cross-Border Equivalence and Recognition

9:55 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.

Regulation of Activities of the Insurance Industry after the Dodd-Frank Act - David Alberts, Josh Cohn, Lawrence Hamilton and David Sahr

  • Derivatives
  • The Volcker Rule and Other Investment Implications
  • Reinsurance and Surplus Lines

10:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Economic Implications for the Insurance Industry Arising from Financial Reform - Dr. James Overdahl

  • Role of Economics in the Rulemaking Process
  • Major Swap Participants
  • End User Exemptions for Insurers
  • Access, Costs, and Risks of Clearing

11:00 a.m.

Closing Remarks - David Alberts

Dr. James Overdahl
David W. Alberts
Joshua Cohn
Lawrence R. Hamilton
Martin Mankabady
Kenneth R. Pierce
David R. Sahr

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New York, NY 10019

Related Materials
Presentation Book (PDF)
Understanding the New Financial Reform Legislation: The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (PDF)

Learn more about our Insurance Industry Group.