Dan Myer
The Changing Nature of Mass Torts

The Changing Nature of Mass Torts

Regarded by many as the original mass tort, asbestos litigation made front-page headlines in the late 1970s and early 80s, with estimates for the eventual cost of asbestos litigation in the hundreds of billions of dollars. Tobacco was another early litigation where...

What to Expect from Your Claims Administrator

What to Expect from Your Claims Administrator

A good third party administrator is an important player in your plan to bring a settlement to closure as quickly and efficiently as possible. I would like to pass along some observations I’ve made about the role of a third party administrator based on my thirty-five...

The Use of Analytics in the Art of Negotiating Claims

The Use of Analytics in the Art of Negotiating Claims

The art of negotiating claim settlements in complex medical and exposure-related cases has been discussed by many parties in the Insurance and legal communities over many years. My experience in handling and negotiating asbestos claims on behalf of over 50 defendants...