Conferences and Speeches

Indemnity and Insurance Provisions in Commercial Contracts 2021

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Sergio Oehninger will serve as a co-presenter for a DC Bar CLE program, “Indemnity and Insurance Provisions in Commercial Contracts 2021.”

Topics will include:

  • Indemnity agreements and the scope of such indemnity clauses in commercial contracts (such as vendor, construction, and other agreements)
  • How indemnity agreements and insurance provisions in commercial contracts interplay with insurance coverage, including the different types of coverage commonly associated with indemnity agreements
  • The key differences between insured contract coverage and additional insured coverage, and the benefits of requiring that your company has additional insured coverage
  • Pitfalls to avoid when reviewing insurance contracts
  • Best practices to implement in commercial contracts for reviewing indemnity and insurance provisions to better position your company when pursuing indemnity and insurance claims from primary and excess insurers