June 07, 2018 RMI CEO and President Jack P. Gibson

TIPS News

to receive Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section Certificate of Appreciation

News & Announcements

The latest news and releases from the Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS)

May 2016

IRMI CEO and President Jack P. Gibson to receive Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section Certificate of Appreciation

December 2015

San Diego County Superior Court Judge Joan Weber to receive ABA TIPS 2016 Pursuit of Justice Award

Maricopa County Judge Daniel Nastro to receive ABA TIPS 2015 Pursuit of Justice Award

Boston Attorney Maureen Mulligan to receive ABA TIPS 2015 Kirsten Christophe Award

August 2015

New Jersey Attorney G Glennon Troublefield named Chair of ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section

July 2015

Charleston attorney and Former TIPS Chair Timothy W. Bouch to receive TIPS James K. Carroll Leadership Award

U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Guido Calabresi to receive TIPS Robert B. McKay Law Professor Award

Cook County Circuit Court Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans to recieve TIPS Liberty Achievement Award

Chicago lawyer Bruce Pfaff to receive Pursuit of Justice Award from American Bar Association.

April 2015

Uber, insurance, social media in jury selection among topics at TIPS Inaugural Conference in Philadelphia

TIPS Member Joshua Lee to Receive Edumund S Muskie Award for Pro Bono Service

TIPS Member Dianne Nast to Receive TIPS Pursuit of Justice Award

TIPS Member Larry Schiffer to Receive TIPS Andrew C. Hecker Award

November 2014

TIPS Report Urging Reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA)

The TIPS Task Force on Federal Involvement in Insurance Regulation Modernization (FIIRM) and Health Care Reform (HCR) developed an extensive report urging Congress and the Obama administration to support reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA). Working with the ABA Governmental Affairs Office, a letter was sent by ABA President William Hubbard to Speaker John Boehner and others that included the TIPS report. more »

October 2014

Texas Lawyer Tracey L. Haley to Receive TIPS Kirsten Christophe Memorial Award

August 2014

Chicago Lawyer Michael W. Drumke Named Chair of ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section

July 2014

Washington, D.C. Dean Okianer Christian Dark to Receive TIPS Liberty Achievement Award

San Francisco Lawyer Ronald L. Richman to Receive TIPS Andrew C. Hecker Memorial Award

Boston Lawyer Erin K. Higgins to Receive TIPS Edmund S. Muskie Pro Bono Service Award

Chicago Lawyer Terence MacCarthy to Receive TIPS Robert B. McKay Law Professor Award

May 2014

TIPS Spring Meeting to Feature Florida Supreme Court Justice and CLE on Legal Issues Relating to Tourism

Carole D. Smith to Receive TIPS Award for Excellence in Trial and Insurance Law

West Palm Beach Attorney Christian D. Searcy to Receive TIPS Pursuit of Justice Award

April 2014

Holly M. Polglase, Hermes Netburn Attorney, Named 2014 Defense Lawyer of the Year By The Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association

March 2014

Attitudes and Laws Against Pit Bulls Soften

Experts to Discuss Health Care Law, CMS Regulations at ABA Workers’ Compensation Seminar

January 2014

TIPS Lawyers Educate Students on Legal Profession, Encourage Them to Consider Career in the Law

December 2013

Baker City Oregon Unanimously Rejects Breed Discrimination

November 2013

Waunakee's New Pet Law Includes All Breeds

October 2013

The Rise of the Drones: Experts Discuss Legal Implications of UAVs in Civilian Airspace During TIPS Aviation & Space Law Program

ABA TIPS Holds Fall Leadership Meeting in Minneapolis, MN

ABA TIPS Meeting to Tackle Legal Issues Related to Space Travel, Aviation Safety, Commercial Drone Use

ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section Fall Meeting to Feature Experts on Transportation and Insurance

Minneapolis Attorney Michael V. Ciresi to Receive TIPS Pursuit of Justice Award

Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice Alan C. Page to Receive TIPS Pursuit of Justice Award

September 2013

American Bar Association Task Force to Discuss Asbestos Litigation at LA hearing

Opposition to Laws Banning Dogs by Breed Grows---Read more about the TIPS Animal Law Committee’s role in this recent breed-specific legislation!

August 2013

Miami lawyer Eugene G. Beckham named chair of ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section

Sharon Sayles Belton presents the ABA TIPs Liberty Achievement Award in San Francisco, Calif.

Sharon Sayles Belton and the ABA TIPS Liberty Achievement Award Winner Steven Shapiro