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South Carolina Court Holds No Coverage for Blast Fax Case Under E&O Policy
Posted on 11 Mar 2013 by Brian Margolies

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In its recent decision in BCS Ins. Co. v. Big Thyme Enters ., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 20051 (D.S.C. Feb. 14, 2013), the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina... Read More

Debriefing for the 24th Annual International PLUS Conference
Posted on 15 Nov 2011 by Carrie E. Cope

By Carrie E. Cope, Shareholder, Schuyler Roche & Crisham, P.C. The colorful waterfront and temperate climate of San Diego, California was a welcome backdrop for the 24 th Annual International PLUS Conference which took place November 2-4. For... Read More

Ninth Circuit Affirms Rescission of Professional Liability Policy
Posted on 3 Oct 2012 by Brian Margolies

In its recent decision in Tudor Ins. Co. v. Hellickson Real Estate , 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 19904 (9 th Cir. Sept. 21, 2012), the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, applying Washington law, examined whether an insurer was entitled to... Read More

Nevada Supreme Court Rejects Use of Constructive Notice for Claims Made and Reported Policy
Posted on 20 Aug 2012 by Andrew B. Downs

By Andrew B. Downs, Shareholder, Bullivant Houser Bailey PC Court enforces plain language of Professional Liability Policy issued to Dentist In a well-reasoned and lucid opinion, the Nevada Supreme Court held a professional liability insurer's... Read More

New York Court Holds Claimants Had No Standing to Sue Professional Liability Insurer
Posted on 15 Apr 2014 by Brian Margolies

In its recent decision in Commonwealth Land Title Ins Co. v. American Signature Services, Inc ., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 22172 (E.D.N.Y. Feb. 20, 2014), [ enhanced version available to subscribers ], the United States District Court for the Eastern... Read More

D&O and Professional Liability 2013 - A Year In Review
Posted on 28 Apr 2014 by Troutman Sanders

Troutman Sanders is pleased to announce the release of 2013 | A Year In Review . This free annual publication by the Insurance Section highlights many of the key decisions delivered in 2013 by courts in nearly every jurisdiction of the country regarding... Read More