28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Insurance coverage litigation boutique law firm Amy Stewart PC is pleased to announce that firm founder and managing shareholder Amy Elizabeth Stewart has been elected to The American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel(ACCEC
) by a unanimous vote of the ACCEC
Board of Regents.
will serve as ACCEC secretary and treasurer, while the college's founding Board of Regents members are as follows:
Designed to represent the interests of both insurers and policyholders, the ACCEC focuses on the creative, ethical, and efficient adjudication of disputes about coverage, as well as extracontractual damages, which are a form of punitive damages awarded against an insurer in claims alleging bad faith or unfair claims-handling practices.