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The Northeast Surety and Fidelity Claims Conference

September 26, 2007

On September 26-28, 2007, The Northeast Surety and Fidelity Claims Conference was held at the Borgata in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Armen Shahinian moderated the Surety Program and Adam Friedman moderated the Fidelity Program of the Conference on Thursday, September 27. Darryl Weissman presented "Attorney/Client Privilege" with Douglas J. Wills, Liberty Mutual Surety and Jason Glasgow of Travelers Bond. Jonathan Bondy presented "Work Product Privilege" with Timothy E. Winship, RLI Insurance Company; Kirk P. Austin, Safeco Insurance Company of American and Robyn L. Sondak, Travelers Bond. James D. Ferrucci co-presented with Jacqueline T. Lewis, Zurich, N.A. on "Bond Claimant v. Surety's Principal in Arbitration: What are the Surety's Strategy and Rights?" Adam Friedman also co-presented "Fidelity Claims - The Year in Review" with Thomas M. McNeill of Travelers Bond. Additional information concerning the program may be obtained from Armen Shahinian at (973) 530-2002 or via e-mail at: