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Tim Fletcher

P/C Senior Emerging Issues Specialist, Atlanta

Tim Fletcher, J.D., CPCU, is Gen Re's Senior Emerging Issues Specialist and a Vice President. He heads our Emerging Issues unit, drawing from years of industry experience and a wide range of responsbilities. In his Claims role, Tim helped clients successfully resolve high-exposure cases and respond to various claim and legal issues. He is also a guest lecturer on Risk Management and Insurance at Georgia State University, and he's based in our Atlanta office.

  • PFAS与微塑料——下一个“有毒物质侵权”争议点?

    By Tim Fletcher |Jan 15, 2021|Chinese

    多年来,Gen Re一直坚持出版《污染保险保障裁定和地图》,向客户通报有关绝对污染除外责任、自有财产除外责任和其他相关主题,如保险保障触发、在途损失辩护,以及清理费用是否构成商业综合责任(CGL)保单下的可赔偿损失的最新动态。 在2020年更新该出版物的过程中,我们清晰地发现,变化的速度仍然相对缓慢,判例法保持相对稳定。各个州对绝对污染除外责任(APE)的解释仍然各不相同,很少有新的先例判决。 虽然有关某些常见毒素——如含铅涂料、多氯联苯和环境溶剂——的判例法已基本成熟,但另外两种污染物却会对整个社会,...

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  • PFAS and Microplastics - The Next “Toxic Torts” on the Horizon?

    By Tim Fletcher |Dec 15, 2020|English

    For a number of years, Gen Re has maintained “Pollution Coverage Rulings & Maps,” a publication to inform clients of developments regarding the absolute pollution exclusion, the owned property exclusion and other related topics, such as coverage trigger,...

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  • Will the COVID-19 Liability Shields Protect Your Business From Customer Lawsuits?

    By Tim Fletcher |Sep 10, 2020|English

    U.S. businesses are re-opening their doors with relief and anxiety. Even if customers return to shops and restaurants, the risk of potential COVID-19 exposures and liability hangs over their operations. Businesses following the latest safety regulations...

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  • Riots and Civil Commotion - Disquieting Times Ahead

    By Tim Fletcher |Jul 23, 2020|English

    There existed an eerie and historical sense of déjà vu as riots broke out in Minneapolis, Atlanta, New York, Los Angeles and other cities around the country in late May and early June. Images of burning buildings, looting and vandalism brought to mind...

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