Old Republic International Corp. (ORI) Q2 2010 Earnings Conference Call July 22, 2010 03:00 pm ET Executives Leslie Loyet - IR Al Zucaro - Chairman & CEO Chris Nard - President & COO Analysts Beth Malone - Wunderlich Securities, Inc. Stephen Mead - Anchor Capital Advisors LLC Bill Clark - Keefe Bruyette & Woods, Inc. Mike Randall - Northland Capital Markets PresentationOperator
Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Old Republic International second quarter 2010 earnings conference call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time all participants are in a listen-only mode. Following the presentation we will conduct a question-and-answer session. Instructions will be provided at that time for you to queue up for questions. I would now like to remind everyone that this conference is being recorded. I will now turn the conference over to Leslie Loyet of the Financial Relations Board. Please go ahead, ma'am. Leslie Loyet Thank you, good afternoon, everyone, and thank you for joining us today for the Old Republic conference call to discuss second quarter 2010 results. This morning we distributed a copy of the press release and hopefully you've all had a chance to review the results. If there is anyone on line who did not receive a copy, you may access it at Old Republic's website at www.oldrepublic.com or you can call Liz Dolezal, 312-640-6771, and she will send you a copy immediately. Please be advised that this call may involve forward-looking statements as discussed in the press release dated July 22, 2010. Risk associated with these statements can be found in the company's latest SEC filings. Joining us today from management are, Al Zucaro, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Chris Nard, President.