Vivi Gorman, HB Litigation Conferences
Chinese Drywall Insurance Action Filed

I just obtained a copy of a complaint filed last week regarding insurance coverage in connection with Chinese drywall, which has been alleged to emit gases that cause physical problems and deterioration of property. As expected, the pollution/contamination...

Randy J. Maniloff
Texas Hold ‘Em: Supreme Court Says Not So Fast to Insurer’s “No Prejudice” Position for "Claims Made" Policies

It has been said many times that there are only three certainties in the world: death; taxes; and insurers need not prove prejudice to disclaim coverage for late notice under claims-made policies. So, needless to say, the Supreme Court of Texas’s...

LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff
New Appleman Insurance Coverage Teleconference, AIG’s Financial Distress & Construction Defect Coverage Law, April 6, 2:00-3:40 ET, REGISTER NOW, WHILE SPACE REMAINS AVAILABLE

This New Appleman Insurance Coverage Teleconference includes two topics in one: AIG's Financial Distress and Construction Defect Coverage Law: Past Present & Future. Enjoy the valuable, educational benefits of an HB Litigation Conferences (HBLC...

Matthew Schlesinger and Jan Larson
Reed Smith LLP on The Madoff Losses: How Will You Recover?

On December 11, 2008, Bernard Madoff was arrested and charged in one of the largest ever investment fraud schemes. Madoff has since pled guilty to the federal criminal charges, but still faces civil suits, class actions, and liquidation proceedings. The...

Steven Weisman and Cynthia Morrison
McCarter English LLP on New York Insurance Department Opinion No. 08-10-07: An Insurers Duty to Defend Under a Directors and Officers Insurance Policy

The Office of General Counsel for the New York State Insurance Department (Department) recently rejected an insurance carrier’s proposed policy language for a directors and officers liability insurance policy (D&O Policy) that placed the duty...

LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff
LexisNexis® Insurance Law Center Podcast Featuring Robert Horkovich of Anderson Kill & Olick

On this edition, Robert Horkovich of Anderson Kill & Olick on the firm's recent merger with Wood & Bender and insurance recovery as a practice area. Copyright© 2009 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. Click here to play this audio...