Seth Tipton Speaks on Emerging Insurance Coverage Issues in the Cannabis Industry

Posted December 9, 2019

  • Seth Tipton Speaks on Emerging Insurance Coverage Issues in the Cannabis Industry

Seth R. Tipton, a Partner in the Bethlehem, PA office of Florio Perrucci Steinhardt Cappelli Tipton & Taylor LLC, participated on a panel discussion entitled Emerging Insurance Coverage Issues in the Cannabis Industry at the 2019 CLM New York Conference & Holiday Party. With his other panelists, Wes Gilbreath of Continental Heritage Insurance Company, Henry LeFevre-Snee of Clausen Miller and Kieran O’Rourke of Cannasure Insurance Services, they discussed how claims professionals and the insurance industry are affected by the legalization of recreational marijuana in many states. This presentation was held on December 05, 2019 the Westin New York Times Square Hotel in New York City.

The CLM, a member of The Institutes, is dedicated to meeting the professional development needs of the claims and litigation management industries. Through a variety of in-person and online programs and resources, the CLM provides its growing membership of approximately 45,000 professionals a wide range of opportunities throughout the year to expand their knowledge, earn continuing education credits and further their careers.

Tipton, a resident of Harmony (New Jersey), concentrates his practice in corporate law, health care law, real estate development and commercial lending. He is a leader in cannabis law, representing applicants for medical marijuana permits in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, guiding them on private capital raises, application requirements and real estate. He also counsels clients on all aspects of formation and compliance for cannabis companies. He is a member of the Warren County, New Jersey and Northampton County, Pennsylvania Bar Associations, and of the Health Law Section of the American Bar Association, and co-Chair of the New Jersey State Bar Association Cannabis Law Special Committee. Tipton earned his undergraduate degree from Rutgers University and his law degree from Rutgers School of Law-Newark.

Florio Perrucci Steinhardt Cappelli Tipton & Taylor LLC was founded in 1996 by New Jersey Governor James Florio after leaving public office and Michael J. Perrucci, well known as a litigation trial attorney in numerous million dollar federal and state cases. With offices in Phillipsburg, Cherry Hill and Rochelle Park in New Jersey; Bethlehem and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; and New York City, the firm is recognized as one of the fastest growing law firms in the Tri-State area. For more than 20 years, the firm successfully represents public and private sector clients with legal strategy, government advocacy and business solutions.

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