Chinese Drywall: Excess Carrier Investigations?

Matthew Jacobs, Esq., of Jenner & Block LLP in Washington, D.C., and Owen Shean, Esq., of Akerman Senterfitt, Vienna, Va., spoke at HB Litigation Conferences’ Chinese Drywall Litigation & Insurance Update on Nov. 11 in New Orleans on a session titled “Claims Processing: Special Considerations for Various Parties.” In this clip, the attorneys field a question about whether excess carriers have an independent obligation to conduct an independent investigation even if it is being done by the primary carrier. More info at