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Coverage Opinions–September 11th: Revisiting The “War Risk” Exclusion
Posted on 11 Apr 2013 by Randy J. Maniloff

By Randy J. Maniloff, White and Williams, LLP New York Federal Court Holds That September 11th Was An "Act Of War" In the immediate aftermath of the September 11, 2001 attacks, there was intense political pressure on the insurance industry... Read More

McCarter & English LLP on District Court Applies Maryland Law; Finds Coverage for Asphalt Spill Despite Absolute Pollution Exclusion
Posted on 25 Mar 2013 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Brian J. Osias and Michael Collins Smith, Attorneys, McCarter & English, LLP In Travelers Indemnity Co. v. MTS Transport , No. 11-cv-01567, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 127847 (W.D. Pa. Sep. 7, 2012), the federal court for the Western District of Pennsylvania... Read More

Cooking Grease Can Be A Pollutant
Posted on 6 Mar 2013 by Barry Zalma

By Barry Zalma, Attorney and Consultant Christopher Roinestad and Gerald Fitz-Gerald, and Tim Kirkpatrick, D/B/A Hog's Breath Saloon & Restaurant ("respondents") were overcome by poisonous hydrogen sulfide gas while cleaning a large... Read More

Traub Lieberman Insurance Law Blog: Oklahoma Court Addresses Time Element Pollution Exclusion
Posted on 1 May 2013 by Brian Margolies

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In its recent decision in Colony Insurance Company v. Bear Products, Inc ., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 43716 (E.D. Okl. Mar. 26, 2013) [ enhanced version available to subscribers... Read More