The National Underwriter Company Launches Online Information Center for Insurance Coverage Law Practitioners

FC&S Legal provides industry insider information on complex legal, regulatory and practice issues

Jan 09, 2013, 08:01 ET from Summit Business Media

NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Underwriter Company today announced the launch of FC&S Legal: The Insurance Coverage Law Information Center, the industry's only single source comprehensive portal designed for insurance coverage law.


FC&S Legal gives attorneys the proprietary content and policy analysis long relied on by insurance professionals, along with expert commentary and exclusive insights from the respected FC&S Legal Advisory Board (see below). With thousands of documents instantly retrievable through its state-of-the-art content management system, FC&S Legal enables attorneys to access the same information and analysis delivered to the desktops of insurance professionals throughout the world.

"For more than 80 years, our Fire, Casualty, & Surety ('FC&S') Bulletins service has been a premier property and casualty information service for insurance industry insiders," said Rick Kravitz, VP and Managing Director of Summit Business Media's Professional Publishing Division. "With FC&S Legal, attorneys now have a direct line to the policy interpretation, clause analysis, case law, and expert perspectives insurance industry insiders rely on daily."

Mr. Kravitz added, "FC&S is the trusted resource that insurance professionals have turned to for nearly a century. It has grown, changed, and improved over the years. But now, for the first time, we've taken the vast amount of substantive content and exclusive guidance relevant to attorneys and organized it in a way that will be most functional for them. Plus, we've added a daily legal news feed, expert analysis of the latest court decisions, up-to-the-minute regulatory developments and much more—all specifically tailored to meet the needs of attorneys handling insurance matters. FC&S Legal will speed legal research and offer attorneys an expert foundation unavailable anywhere else."

The Director of FC&S Legal, Steven A. Meyerowitz, Esq., a Harvard Law School graduate and a nationally recognized writer and editor on insurance law, said, "New rules, regulations, court decisions, industry standards, and ever-evolving best practices make it essential that attorneys keep apprised of the latest insurance coverage law developments when analyzing and litigating insurance coverage law matters. FC&S Legal provides this vitally important content, including insider insights into how insurers interpret policies." He added, "Insurance coverage lawyers who have access to all that FC&S Legal has to offer will wonder how they ever managed without it."

The FC&S Legal Editorial Advisory Board is a "Who's Who" of insurance coverage law practice and scholarship.

Board members include:

Director, FC&S Legal

Associate Director, FC&S Legal

FC&S Legal Editorial Advisory Board

Mitchell J. Auslander, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Carrie Cope, Schuyler, Roche & Crisham, P.C.
Anjali C. Das, Wilson Elser
John F. Finnegan, Chadbourne & Parke LLP
Michele L. Jacobson, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
Timothy P. Law, Reed Smith LLP
Donald S. Malecki, Malecki, Deimling, Nielander & Associates, LLC
Cort T. Malone, Anderson Kill & Olick, P.C.
Richard D. Milone, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Joseph P. Monteleone, Tressler LLP
Anne M. Murray, Rivkin Radler LLP
Jerold Oshinsky, Jenner & Block
Seth B. Schafler, Proskauer Rose LLP
David D. Thamann, The National Underwriter Company

A 14-day free trial of FC&S Legal: The Insurance Coverage Law Information Center is available for lawyers or business executives interested in seeing what this unique resource has to offer. More information, including an online video introduction by Steven Meyerowitz, is available at or by calling 800-543-0874.

About The National Underwriter Company
For over 110 years, The National Underwriter Company has been the first in line with the targeted tax, insurance, and financial planning information you need to make critical business decisions. With respected resources available in print, online, and in eBook format, National Underwriter remains at the forefront of the evolving insurance industry, delivering the thorough and easy-to-use resources you rely on for success. National Underwriter is a Summit Business Media company.

About Summit Business Media
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