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Evaluating First-Party Property Claims with Multiple Causes Under the Efficient Proximate Cause Doctrine

By Susan J. Field and Rina Carmel, Attorneys, Musick, Peeler & Garrett LLP In "Evaluating First-Party Property Claims with Multiple Causes Under the Efficient Proximate Cause Doctrine," appearing in the November/December 2011 issue of Coverage , Susan J. Field and Rina Carmel of Musick...

Ensuing Loss Provisions, Efficient Proximate Cause Rule, and Definition of Collapse Addressed by WA Supreme Court

By Jerret E. Sale , Daniel R. Bentson On May 17, 2012, the Washington Supreme Court issued two new opinions addressing "ensuing loss" provisions (also known as "resulting loss" provisions), the "efficient proximate cause" rule, and the definition of "collapse"...