POSTPONED: How do vulnerable populations deal with insurance abuse after hurricanes and other disasters? Stetson hosts colloquium and public forum in January

Is the average citizen prepared to deal with insurance questions and related repair issues after hurricanes and other disasters? Stetson University College of Law is hosting a Professional Colloquium and Public Forum on Assignment of Homeowner’s Benefits in the spring at a date TBD on the Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S. This event was scheduled for Jan. 26.

  • 10 a.m.-1 p.m.: The professional colloquium on the impact of AOB lawsuits is designed for a range of professionals, including contractors, insurance companies, lobbyists and lawyers.  Colloquium topics include the impact of AOB lawsuits on our communities and court systems and finding workable solutions to protect the vulnerable citizens of Florida during an insurance crisis.
  • 1-2 p.m.: The public forum following the colloquium is designed to help attendees learn more about AOB and how to protect themselves and vulnerable populations such as the elderly and non-native English speakers from insurance abuse.

To register, and for more information, visit http://bit.ly/AOBforum. For more information, contact Stetson University College of Law’s Office of Professional Education at 727-562-7898 or ope@law.stetson.edu.