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Holland & Knight
When was the last time your organization reviewed your insurance policies? Not all policies are equal. Many religious organizations are underinsured.
Anderson Kill
The availability of extracontractual remedies for policyholders denied full and prompt payment of their claims is a crucial means of leveling the playing field between policyholders and the insurance industry.
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
Congress created an uproar among personal injury tort defendants and their insurers when it passed the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007 (MMSEA) less than 10 years ago.
Jones Day
On May 24, 2016, the investor group Ceres released a report that analyzes the fossil fuel investments of 40 major U.S. insurance groups.
Carlton Fields
Many limitations and exclusions in liability policies address "moral hazard" situations by declining to provide insurance for bad behavior.
Carlton Fields
A federal court in Georgia recently granted the plaintiffs-cedents' motion for leave to conduct certain expedited discovery from their reinsurer...
Miller Friel
Today we present the first part of our series, Insurance Recovery Law: History's Best Decisions. The topic of this video is perhaps the most important business interruption insurance decision...
Carlton Fields
While much remains to be determined, the recent easing of U.S. restrictions on travel to and trade with Cuba may bring opportunities for U.S. and global insurance companies.
Carlton Fields
In the ongoing reinsurance dispute between cedent Utica Mutual Insurance Company and reinsurer Clearwater Insurance Company, two developments occurred on July 14, 2016.
Carlton Fields
During the past several months, Zika virus has rapidly spread across Latin America and into the United States.
Miller Friel
What does 17th century piracy teach us about property insurance? Lots. Although "Sue and Labor" clauses were first used in the 1600's to deal with the loss of ships to pirates, that language is still in use today, and it is just as valuable now as it was back then.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Corporate partner Daniel A. Rabinowitz and associate Alexander Traum's article "Capital standards for insurance groups: What's next?" appeared in the Aug. 9, 2016 issue of the PropertyCasualty360.
Orrick
A New York trial court recently recognized that insurers may not deny coverage for a claim, and then, if the denial was improper, object to a policyholder's settlement without their consent.
Carlton Fields
As this blog has documented, the language of insurance policies evolves; it changes to address new risks, and it also responds to new interpretations of old policy provisions.
Foley & Lardner
An insurer's decision whether to defend a lawsuit against its insured can be a critical issue involving tens of thousands, if not millions, of dollars for Wisconsin companies who are sued.
Miller Friel
In our final installment of our series Five Things You Need To Know About Property Insurance, Mark Miller addresses the importance of understanding the law.
Miller Friel
Most property claims settle. And, this is important to know because there's a lot of things you can do with settlement. You still have to be proactive, but you don't have to get yourself, most likely, into litigation.
Anderson Kill
By now, most directors and officers are acutely aware of the exponential growth of cyberrisks. They may be less aware that the very ubiquity and familiarity of cyberattacks has exposed them to greater personal risk than they faced when such attacks were more of a novelty. Insurance coverage for such known threats, and the scrutiny of directors.
Carlton Fields
Foreclosure/Automatic Stay: because final judgment entered day after defendant's petition for bankruptcy, automatic stay imposed by 11 U.S.C. § 362 was in effect and, thus, judgment was void...
Hassans
On the 15 June 2016, Nigel Feetham, partner of Hassans, published an article on a judgment concerning PCC cells recently handed down by the Courts of Guernsey.
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Carlton Fields
Global insurance industry members have a new online tool—the ".insurance" domain name extension.
MSPC
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (the "ACA") imposes significant information reporting responsibilities on certain employers starting with the 2015 calendar year.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
On July 21, 2016, an NAIC working group proposed factors to guide regulators when reviewing insurance company mergers and acquisitions.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
That "win-win" in contract negotiation wherein employees are paid to opt out of employer insurance has become much more complicated thanks to the IRS.
Carlton Fields
Moral hazard usually comes up in disputes over the scope of coverage under an insurance policy.
Carlton Fields
a party seeking to maintain a lis pendens must establish a "fair nexus" between the party's claim and the subject property by making "a minimal showing that there is at least some basis for the underlying claim
Hassans
On the 15 June 2016, Nigel Feetham, partner of Hassans, published an article on a judgment concerning PCC cells recently handed down by the Courts of Guernsey.
Day Pitney LLP
On August 9, the Connecticut Supreme Court will officially release an opinion barring bystander emotional distress claims against employers, where such claims arise out of the witnessing of a compensable injury to an employee.
Carlton Fields
A weekly summary of select real property and title insurance cases and recent developments, presented by Carlton Fields' Real Property Litigation practice group.
Orrick
A New York trial court recently recognized that insurers may not deny coverage for a claim, and then, if the denial was improper, object to a policyholder's settlement without their consent.
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