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Big Burd: New Jersey Supreme Court Issues Rare Duty to Defend Decision

By Randy Maniloff, Partner, White and Williams LLP Garden State Maintains its Duty to Depend Standard. What do New Jersey’s duty to defend and favorite son have in common? They both did it their way. * * * New Jersey’s duty to defend is unique. That’s for...

Errors and Omissions Insurance – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 25

By Paul S. White and Richard L. Neumeier Traditionally, professional liability insurance has been available to protect professionals such as lawyers, doctors, accountants, and architects against claims of “errors and omissions” in the rendering of professional services through the purchase...

Illinois Court Addresses Liquor Liability Exclusion

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In its recent decision in Netherlands Insurance Co. v. Phusion Projects, Inc., 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5222 (N.D. Ill. Jan. 17, 2012) , the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois had occasion to consider...

An Apple Can Never Be An Orange – Regular Use Exclusion Effective

By Barry Zalma, Attorney and Consultant Erie Insurance Exchange ("Erie") appealed to the Superior Court of Pennsylvania from the grant of summary judgment in favor of Patrick and Daryl Rother ("Mother") in a declaratory judgment action involving the applicability of the regularly...