Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, P.A.
In GEICO v. Harvey, (Fla. 4th DCA Jan. 4, 2017), Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal held that the trial court erred in denying the insurer's motion for directed verdict on the insured's bad faith claim.
Information contained in the reports must be made public through a link on the web site of the Insurance Department.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
In M.G. Skinner and Associates Insurance Agency Inc. et al. v. Norman-Spencer Agency Inc., case number 15-2290, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the district court's grant...
It is axiomatic that good communication is a requirement for just about any successful business. Communication with customers, clients, investors and other stakeholders is typically of vital importance.
In the face of such scenarios, an insurance company may attempt to rescind the entire policy on the basis that it never would have sold the policy if the previously existing circumstances had been disclosed.
The case concerned two purchase orders whereby defendant BJB LLC dba Agri Trading (Agri Trading) agreed to purchase corn oil from plaintiff Hardy Industrial Technologies, Inc. (Hardy).
The court confirmed an arbitration award entered in favor of Astanza Design, LLC against Giemme Stile, S.p.A. and Giemme USA, LLC (Giemme) in which the arbitrator awarded both damages and attorneys' fees to Astanza in a dispute arising from the parties' agreement that Astanza was to serve as the exclusive representative for Giemme's furniture sales to the LDS Church.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
In a matter of first impression, the Arizona Court of Appeals recently ruled that the "Your Work Exclusion" in a CGL insurance policy bars coverage for an additional insured when the only claimed damage was to the named insured's own work.
Fox Rothschild LLP
The owners of the parent company Fairway Enterprises LLC are all New Jersey residents,and there are lots of these sites in New Jersey.
As we start a new year, it is important to evaluate your company's insurance and risk management program and plan for the year. Following up on our 2016 checklist, we have updated steps to take and things to consider for your insurance and risk management program as you move into 2017.
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners has taken a firm stance on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's proposed ban of "mandatory arbitration" clauses that make...
Poyner Spruill LLP
Is a nurse employed by a staffing agency and temporarily assigned to work at a hospital considered an "employee" of the hospital and therefore entitled to coverage under the hospital's liability insurance policy?
Disputes between policyholders and excess insurers often involve events that occurred before the underlying defense costs or indemnity payments reached the excess layer.
Recent high-profile cyberattacks have demonstrated that hackers do not always intend to steal. Instead, many hacks are designed to disrupt normal business operaČtions and damage computer systems or even brick-and-mortar property.
New Jersey federal court affirms arbitration award, and denies cross-motion to vacate arbitration award.
The Second Circuit certified to the New York Court of Appeals the question of whether its 2004 decision imposed "either a rule of construction, or a strong presumption...
Two months ago, without any prior warning or public notice, the IRS issued Notice2016-66 which defined a number of common captive insurance transactions as "transactions of interest."
Can something short of the filing of a complaint trigger an insurer's duty to defend?
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Parties structuring transactions or business relationships often attempt to shift risk to their counter-party by having such party included as an additional insured on the counter-party's insurance policies...
During the recent campaign, President-elect Donald Trump pledged to repeal the Dodd-Frank Act (DFA) if elected, criticizing the regulatory burdens it imposed and contending that it discouraged lending...