Survey of New York Insurance law for 2012–2013.
Dan D. Kohane, a Senior Member of the New York law firm of Hurwitz & Fine, P.C., is a nationally recognized insurance coverage counselor who serves as an expert witness and conducts extensive training, consultation, and in-house seminars on this highly specialized practice. Mr. Kohane is known in the industry for his comprehensive enewsletter, Coverage Pointers, a bi-weekly publication summarizing important insurance coverage decisions. An accomplished trial lawyer and litigator, Mr. Kohane also has extensive experience mediating complex casualty and insurance coverage disputes. He teaches Insurance Law as an adjunct professor at the University at Buffalo Law School and heads the firm’s Insurance Coverage practice group.
Audrey A. Seeley, Esq., is a Member of Hurwitz & Fine, P.C., in its Buffalo office, where she focuses on insurance coverage, no-fault coverage, and municipal law. She writes a column on national developments in insurance coverage for the firm’s e-newsletter, Coverage Pointers, and is currently the Vice Chair of the Insurance Law Committee of the Defense Research Institute (DRI). The authors would like to thank Jennifer A. Ehman, Esq., and Brendan Roche for their assistance with this Survey.