News & Events

Through Roux’s News & Events, we share relevant industry news, regulatory updates, upcoming webinars and conferences, articles published by our experts, corporate social responsibility events, monthly newsletters, project and market sector information, and much more. Browse through our latest posts below.

Implications for Real Estate Professionals: EPA PFAS Hazardous Substances

May 20, 2024
EPA Designates PFOA and PFOS as Hazardous Substances: Key Implications for Real Estate Professionals  On April 19, 2024, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) unveiled a groundbreaking pre-publication version of its final rule, designating two per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)—perfluorooctanoic...

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Insurers, are you prepared for bad faith suits?

March 07, 2024
Accusations of insurance carrier bad faith in the claims handling process have become almost routine. Does this sound familiar: The insured has sent your organization a bad faith demand without warning and has indicated they will be filing a declaratory...

Ryan Stifter, MS to Present in ABA’s Joint Regional CLE Program

January 11, 2024
Wednesday, January 31 - Friday, February 2 Roux will be a sponsor of the 2024 Environmental & Energy, Mass Torts, and Products Liability Litigation Committees’ Joint Regional CLE Program. This event is a multi-day Regional CLE, presented by the American...

Greg Gaines Joins Roux To Lead New Third-Party Claims Administration Services

November 07, 2023
Roux is pleased to announce that Gregory P. Gaines, JD has joined the firm as a Director for insurance and litigation claims services. Greg brings nearly 30 years of experience in the insurance industry as an in-house counsel, claims manager,...

New TSCA PFAS Rule: Expansive, Expensive, Extended, No Exceptions

October 04, 2023
Last Thursday, September 28, 2023, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized a new rule under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) that requires one-time reporting of the manufacture or import of any per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) since...

Panel Discussion: Quantifying ESG Risks and Opportunities in Environmental Due Diligence

August 30, 2023
This presentation will discuss the importance of extending due diligence beyond traditional practices to include an in-depth examination of current and future Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) risks and opportunities.

Emily Goswami, M.S., CIH to Present in PFAS Webinar

July 11, 2023
PFAS: Health Risks and Adapting to Regulatory Changes July 20, 2023 2:00pm EST The Institutes CPCU Society, a global community for risk management and insurance professionals, is hosting a Per- and Polyfluorinated Substances (PFAS) webinar related to health risks and...