Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content


Session Information

Contractual Risk Transfer

Registration Information

RIMS MembersNon-members
Early Bird Rates in effect
Register Online


  • St. John's, NL
  • TBD - St. John's


  • September 27 - 28, 2018


  • 2 days
  • 9:00am - 4:30pm

Additional Info

Additional Notes

We suggest that you register on-line for quick registration. If you are mailing us a check or doing a bank transfer, you need to fax us a copy of the registration form in order to hold your seat in the program. Registration is not guaranteed until we receive payment.  If you wish to participate in a RIMS course, the registration fee needs to be received by RIMS before the first day of the course.
If you register by mailing a check or doing a bank transfer, you will be accepted as long as the program is not sold out when we receive your payment.
International Attendee Information/Travel Visas- APPLY EARLY! Visa applicants are advised to apply to the consultate as soon as they decide to attend a program. We suggest at least four months in advance to allow enough time for the visa approval process to take place.
Since registrations will be limited, we suggest registering as soon as possible.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact through our online contact form.

Cancellations and Refunds

RIMS reserves the right to cancel a course if conditions warrant. In the event of such a cancellation, registration fees will be refunded. RIMS is not responsible for any travel or lodging expenses that an attendee may incur due to such a cancellation. Before purchasing your airline ticket, please confirm with RIMS ( that there are enough registrations to conduct the program.
All requests for refunds or changes must be submitted in writing. Registrants who cancel 15 business days or less prior to the start of the workshop can send a replacement from their company or receive credit to attend another workshop with the same duration and cost within a year of the cancelled registration. Please note if the member rate was paid for the original registration and you elect to send a replacement or transfer the credit to another employee of your organization who is not a member, an additional fee will be charged to offset the difference between the member and nonmember rate. No refunds will be issued for cancellations less than 15 days from the start of the workshop.
Registrants who cancel 21 business days or less prior to the start of the workshop will be subject to a $150 service charge. Refunds for credit cards will be processed within 30 days. All other forms of payment will be issued 60 days following the course. Transfer to another course can be made within the calendar year. Individuals may be substituted prior to the course.
In the event that a presenter is unable to perform due to an unforeseen circumstance, RIMS shall find a substitute with equal expertise.
A RIMS Fellow Workshop

This workshop will address commercial contracts and insurance policies as risk transfer vehicles relating to commercial insurance, insured agreements, indemnity agreements and captive insurance.

You’ll learn the skills needed to understand and draft a contract that effectively transfers risk while reducing your company’s exposure to loss.

For more dates, locations, or general information see the Workshop Overview page.


Mr. Arthur Armstrong
Arthur R. Armstrong is a shareholder in Anderson Kill's Philadelphia office. Mr. Armstrong's practice concentrates in Corporate and Commercial Litigation and Insurance Recovery exclusively on behalf of policyholders.

Mr. Armstrong regularly represents private and publicly traded companies against primary and excess insurers to recover losses under property, commercial general liability, umbrella, product liability, D&O, E&O and other insurance policies. Mr. Armstrong has also represented financial institutions, real estate developers, technology companies, and other business entities in litigation matters involving corporate governance, employment discrimination, commercial and residential property development, creditor's rights and various contract disputes. Mr. Armstrong has also handled appeals before the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Since 2014, Mr. Armstrong has been recognized by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers as a "Rising Star."

While attending Temple University Law School, Mr. Armstrong was a recipient of the Albert H. Friedman Prize for excellence in legal research and writing. As an undergraduate at St. Joseph's University, Mr. Armstrong was inducted into The Phi Beta Kappa Society.

Pamela Hans
Ms. Hans is an attorney with Anderson Kill & Olick, P.C. Her practice concentrates in the area of insurance coverage exclusively on behalf of policyholders. Ms. Hans’ clients include residential developers, ethanol producers, non-profit corporations, commercial lenders, and Fortune 50 companies. She has represented commercial lenders, real estate developers, non-profit organizations and a Fortune 50 company in disputes with their insurance companies.

Prior to joining Anderson Kill, Ms. Hans represented architects and engineers in professional liability and design defect claims. She also represented a Fortune 50 corporation in product liability claims.

She has written a number of articles published, including “Subprime Mortgage Mess: Can Insurance Protect You From This Catastrophe” and “The Little Provision that Could”. She has spoken at many meetings and events. She holds a J.D. from the Vermont Law School and a M.Sc. Civil Engineering, from the University of Manitoba. Ms Hans is a native of Winnipeg, Canada.

Mr. Daniel J. Healy
Daniel J. Healy is a partner in Anderson Kill's Washington, D.C. office. After starting his career with Anderson Kill, he spent over five years serving as a Trial Attorney with the United States Department of Justice, Tax Division. He served as lead trial counsel and often led teams with more junior attorneys to litigate cases involving tax shelters, fraud, substantive tax disputes and claims to real property. He regularly appeared in federal, state and bankruptcy courts across the country. While doing so, he received numerous awards, including three Outstanding Attorney awards and one Special Commendation. He also served as the E-Discovery Coordinator for the Tax Division.

Mr. Healy represents policyholders seeking insurance coverage, and is Deputy Co-Chair of the Cyber Insurance Recovery Practice Group, as well as a member of the firm's Regulated Products group.

Mr. Healy has experience obtaining coverage relating to D&O liabilities, business interruptions, environmental liabilities, health benefits, property damage, asbestos products, and intellectual property disputes. He has represented clients in a range of industries, including in railroad, financial services, manufacturing, technology and food and beverage.

Mr. Healy also litigates all areas of intellectual property law and prosecutes trademarks. He has represented trademark owners in disputes involving domain names and cybersquatting, online infringement and reverse confusion. He has experience appearing before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He has represented a variety of clients in disputes involving claims of unfair competition,
copyright infringement and patent infringement and has successfully represented a client against the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Mr. Healy was a co-editor of a book entitled ADR and the Law published jointly with the American Arbitration Association.

Location Information

TBD - St. John's

TBD - St. John's
123 Main Street
St. John's, NL A1A 0A1



Access the most comprehensive directory of solution providers for risk professionals.


myCOI's suite of products provides you with the right solution to simplify the tracking process and minimize your risks of an uninsured claim and costly litigation...

RWH Myers

RWH Myers is committed to helping policyholders through business interruption and property damage claims, efficiently and accurately...


Navigant represents policyholders in the analysis of losses and preparation of complex insurance claims...