On the front end, ensuring adequate coverage for EPLI claims starts when coverage is placed.
In a lengthy opinion, the court granted in part and denied in part the motion to dismiss.
In today's blog post, Miller Friel attorney Miles Karson addresses an alarming insurance trend, namely, the increased frequency of insurance companies seeking to recoup defense costs...
Plaintiff failed to provide evidence that indorsee had intent to transfer any interest to plaintiff when note was transferred into trust.
In 1986, Pine Top Insurance Company became insolvent and was placed into liquidation.
Courts will generally uphold reasonable suit limitation periods in property insurance policies, if the insurer does not affirmatively waive or extend them.
In today's blog post, Miller Friel attorney Miles Karson addresses how policyholders can secure insurance coverage for false advertising claims under Director and Officer insurance policies.
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
Intermarket Insurance Agency, Inc. recently escaped liability to its insured on a policy placement, winning summary judgment on the two counts of the complaint directed to it.
In today's blog post, Miller Friel attorney Kimberly Wehle wraps up her four-part series: Four Tips for Advocating Insurance Coverage Disputes.
Tarter Krinsky & Drogan LLP
In September 2016, the Appellate Division, First Department decided a case that has significant ramifications on insurance coverage on construction projects between construction managers and contractors.
McDermott Will & Emery
With health care becoming more consumer-driven, health care providers and health plans are wrestling with how to incentivize patients to participate in health promotion programs and treatment plans.
As autonomous vehicles move toward mass implementation, businesses in this industry segment are studying product liability questions that will arise, some of which are likely to be distinctly different in character from the norm.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
It also provides a regulation update, including U.S. Coast Guard Towage Inspection Standards and Safety Policy – Subchapter M.
"Agreements to arbitrate claims for public injunctive relief under [California's Consumers Legal Remedy Act or Unfair Competition Law], or the false advertising law are not enforceable in California."
Arkansas has amended its statutory regulation of captive insurance companies in two significant ways.
As reported in the Summer 2015 and Fall 2015 editions of Expect Focus, the district court dismissed the suits based on the plaintiffs' failure to establish Article III standing.
In 2014, after the statewide class was certified, the case ultimately went to trial, resulting in a jury verdict for the insurer on the fraudulent concealment claim.
The independent trustees have not sought interlocutory appellate review of this ruling.
In this case, a Louisiana federal court denied a motion for remand of a former machinist's asbestos-related claim, finding that an English insurer's removal from state court was appropriate and that the dispute could relate to an underlying arbitration agreement contained in an insurance policy.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
If there is a concurrence of different perils, the efficient cause is the cause to which the loss is attributable.