Cantilo & Bennett, L.L.P.

Programs and Seminars

Presentations and Lectures

“2021 Insurance Resolution Workshop”,presented by Patrick Cantilo, International Association of Insurance Receivers, March 9-11, 2021.

“What’s in the Carpenter’s Toolbag?”,presented by Patrick Cantilo, International Association of Insurance Receivers Issues Forum, December 10, 2020.

“Managed Care Insolvencies: Just When You Thought it Was Safe to Go Back in the Water”; Society of Financial Examiners 2000 Career Development Seminar, Unchartered Waters: Fathoming the Depths of Fraud, presented by Patrick Cantilo in San Diego, California, July 23-26, 2000;

“HMO Insolvencies and Their Impact: Provider, Patient, Legal, and Financial Issues”; Mealey’s Insurance Insolvency & Reinsurance Roundtable, presented by Patrick Cantilo in Scottsdale, Arizona, April 13-15, 2000;

“Current Issues in Insurance Regulation 2020”,presented by Patrick Cantilo, New York City Bar Association, April 3, 2020;

“Understanding Intellectual Property”; Businesses Invest in Growth (BIG), presented by Joseph West in Austin, Texas, February 2000;

“Actuaries and the Law, Part II Other Interactions with Counsel”,presented by Patrick Cantilo, Casualty Loss Reserve Seminar and Workshops, Austin, Texas, September 16-17, 2019;

‘Les Bons Temps Devant Nous? (Good Times Ahead?)”, presented by Patrick Cantilo, 2019 IAIR INSURANCE RESOLUTION WORKSHOP, Royal Sonesta New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, February 13-15, 2019;

An Update on the Status of the Fiduciary Duty Rule: Issues Surrounding the Implementation of the Rule and Impact on the Current Products”,presented by Patrick Cantilo, 10th National Forum on Insurance Regulation, American Conference Institute, New York, New York, July 29 – 30, 2016;

Antitrust Risks for Managed Care Organizations, Antitrust and other Regulatory and Litigation Issues Raised by the Mega-Mergers“,presented by Patrick Cantilo, 7th Annual Advanced Forum on Managed Care Disputes and Litigation, American Conference Institute, Chicago, Illinois, May 2-3, 2016.

“Insurance Insolvency Course”, presented by Patrick Cantilo, University of Connecticut School of Law, Mansfield, Connecticut, April 14, 2016; and

“Examining the Implications of Recent Health Insurance Consolidation, and the Latest Issues Related to the Seeming Demise of Health Insurance CO-Ops”, presented by Patrick Cantilo, 11th National Forum on Insurance Regulation, American Conference Institute, New York, New York, February 29 – March 1, 2016;

“SDR Panel: Red Flags & Ethics”, presented by Patrick Cantilo, Financial Regulation Division Annual Training, Texas Department of Insurance, Austin, Texas, July 31-Aug 2, 2017.

“Dodd-Frank & Insurance Regulatory Modernization: Legal & Economic Concepts”, presented by Patrick Cantilo,  NOLHGA 25th Legal Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, July 20-21, 2017; and

“Insurance Insolvency Course”, presented by Patrick Cantilo, University of Connecticut School of Law, Mansfield, Connecticut,    March 2, 2017;

“Troubled Managed Care Organizations: Back to the Future!” (NAMCR), HMO Insolvency Seminar, presented by Patrick Cantilo in Charleston, South Carolina, November 3-4, 1999;

“Selecting a Form of Business Organization”; Businesses Invest in Growth (BIG), presented by Joseph West in Austin, Texas, October 1999;

“Troubled Managed Care Organizations: A Return to Bad Old Times?” (NAMCR), HMO Insolvency Seminar, presented by Patrick Cantilo in San Antonio, Texas, February 18-20, 1999;

“Blue Cross Blue Shield Conversions” (NAMCR), 1998 Fall Conference, Managed Care’s Future, Washington Perspective, presented by Patrick Cantilo in Washington, D.C., October 26, 1998;

“Insurer Restructuring: A Framework for Regulatory Analysis” (NAAG), National Training Conference for Regulators – Health Care Conversions and Acquisitions, presented by Patrick Cantilo in Boston, Massachusetts, July 19, 1998; and

“Insolvency Issues, Historical Perspective” (HCFA), Negotiated Rulemaking Committee on PSO Solvency Standards, presented by Patrick Cantilo in Arlington, Virginia, October 22, 1997.



Cantilo & Bennett, L.L.P.

2011 Texas Best Lawyers

Patrick Cantilo

Rehabilitation of Managed Care Organizations: A Thumbnail Sketch of Certain Key Considerations”; The Insurance Receiver, International Association of Insurance Receivers, Winter 1999;

“Health, HMO and Related Entity Insolvencies”; American Bar Association, Tort and Insurance Practice Section, Law and Practice of Life Insurance Company Insolvency, June 1993, 1996;

“New Legislation Affects Fees, Taxes for Texas Third-Party Administrators”; Houston Insurance News, December 1, 1987;

“What To Do If You Believe Your Malpractice Carrier Is Insolvent”; Texas Medicine, Vol. 83, No. 3, March 1987;

“Insurer Insolvency: A Primer for Malpractice Insureds”; Texas Health Law Reporter, Vol. 2, No. 5, December 1985; and

“Texas Health Maintenance Organizations: Lessons from Insolvency”; Texas Health Law Reporter, Vol. 1, Nos. 4 and 5, October and December 1984.

Mark Bennett and David Greenberg

Difficulties of SSAP 43R to an Insurance Receiver”; The Insurance Receiver, Vol. 19, No. 1, Spring 2010

Joseph West

Due Diligence: A Priority When Purchasing an Existing Business”; October 1, 1999.

Pierre J. Riou

The Flap over Flip Clauses: Should They Flop against Debtor’s Nondebtor Subsidiaries?”; The American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Vol. XXXI, No. 6, July 2012

Michael P. Marcin

Alternative Insolvency Regimes – The State Insurance Receivership
The University of Texas School of Law Bankruptcy Conference,
Austin, Texas; November 2006.

Preservation of Your Fifth and Fourteenth Amendment Takings Claim for Non-Discretionary Federal Court Review
Regulatory Takings Conference; CLE International,
Austin, Texas; April 16-17, 1998.

Oil & Gas Litigation: Recent Developments 1994
Oklahoma Bar Association Conference, September 1994, and
CLE program, October 1994.