On January 11, 2012, Hall Booth Smith's Kevin Abernethy spoke at the Council on Litigation Management's (CLM) seminar regarding strategies and techniques to utilize in order to avoid and defend bad faith claims.  Insurance executives and professionals attended this seminar.

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