Russo Is Speaker at Luzerne County Bench – Bar Conference

Atty. Rick Russo was a speaker at the Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association’s annual Bench – Bar Conference, held this year on November 8, 2007. The Bench Bar conference this year attracted nearly 300 attorney to the all-day event, where attorneys were able to attend specialized workshops and earn Continuing Legal Education credits. Mr. Russo has extensive experience in representing the victims of bad faith claims. Russo’s presentation was made at the Civil Litigation workshop, where he spoke about insurance company Bad Faith claims. Attorney Russo emphasized that Pennsylvania’s “bad faith” laws are the “best and strongest weapon that an insured has to protect himself or herself from being taken advantage of by very powerful insurance companies who elevate their own economic interests over the interests of their insureds.”