Barclay Damon
Barclay Damon


Insurance Issues Relating to Real Estate Transactions

Friday, June 27, 2014
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Hiscock & Barclay Offices in:

  • Albany
  • Buffalo
  • Rochester
  • Syracuse

You are invited to attend this complimentary informational one hour seminar geared to buyers and sellers, lessors and lessees regarding real estate transactions and insurance requirements related to those transactions.

The seminar agenda includes:

  1. Types of Transactions: Property Transfers, Leases and Construction Contracts
  2. General Insurance Requirements
    • Types— General Liability, Property, Umbrella, Excess, Builders Risk
    • Recommended Amounts of Limits
  3. Special Terms and Concepts
    • Insurable interest
    • “Loss payee”
    • “Additional insured”
  4. Proof of Coverage
    • Insurance certificates
    • Contract requirement of “as provided for under contract” and proof of same 
  5. Additional Insured Coverage
    • Scope
    • Proof—Certificates of Insurance and Impact under New York law
    • Types of A/I endorsements
    • Impact and meaning of requirement that A/I coverage should be “primary and non-contributory”


  • Anthony J. Piazza, Chair, Hiscock & Barclay's Insurance Coverage & Regulation Practice Area
  • Kelly M. Shea, President, Landmark Group
  • Christopher K. Shea, Vice President, Landmark Group

Lunch will be served. To register, contact Jessica Collins at