ILC Faculty Notes


The awards, accomplishments, speaking engagements and news of the distinguished faculty of the Insurance Law Center at the University of Connecticut School of Law: 

Alexandra Lahav Wins Teaching Award
Apr 4, 2019 -

Professor Alexandra Lahav has been named the 2019 recipient of the Perry Zirkel '76 Distinguished Teaching Award. Read more.

Peter Kochenburger Speaks in Boston
Mar 30, 2019 -

Professor Peter Kochenburger organized and moderated a presentation entitled "The Regulatory Response to Insurtech" at the 2019 Ratemaking, Product and Modeling (RPM) Seminar of the Casualty Actuarial Society in Boston on March 26, 2019. The seminar addressed such topics as as price optimization, use of Big Data in fraud detection or claim settlement amounts, and regulator treatment of complex pricing algorithms in rate filings.

Peter Lindseth to Speak in Utrecht
Mar 11, 2019 -

Professor Peter Lindseth will speak on March 21, 2019, at the University of Utrecht in the Netherlands. His talk will be entitled "In the Shadow of Threatened Enforcement: Compliance and the Public-Private Divide in the U.S." The lecture was organized by RENFORCE, the Utrecht Centre for Regulation and Enforcement in Europe.

Jessica Rubin Appointed to AALS Animal Law Board
Jan 11, 2019 -

Professor Jessica Rubin has been elected to the Executive Committee of the Association of American Law Schools' Section on Animal Law. Rubin was elected at the association's annual conference on January 6, 2019.

Alexandra Lahav to Speak at AALS Meeting
Jan 3, 2019 -

Professor Alexander Lahav will speak as part of a panel at the Association of American Law Schools' annual meeting on January 5, 2019. The panel on which she is speaking, titled "Jurisprudence Panel 2: Recognizing Wrongs: Philosophy of Tort Law" is part of a five-day event. The convention will take place at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel.