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Goldberg Segalla’s Professional Liability Monthly – October, 2011
Posted on 17 Nov 2011 by Sharon Angelino, Brian Biggie and Richard Cohen

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases below. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. In this month's edition: DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS Questions of Fact Preclude Dismissal... Read More

Goldberg Segalla's Professional Liability Monthly - April 2011
Posted on 2 May 2011 by Sharon Angelino, Brian Biggie and Richard Cohen

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases below. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. I. Directors and Officers BRYAN BROS., INC. v. CONTINENTAL CASUALTY CO. (4th Cir. March... Read More

Goldgerg Segalla’s Professional Liability Monthly – February, 2011
Posted on 16 Mar 2011 by Sharon Angelino, Brian Biggie and Richard Cohen

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases below. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. I. Directors and Officers ERIC C. RAJALA v. LOOKOUT WINDPOWER, LLC (D.Kansas, February... Read More

CaseWatch: Insurance - Decisions from The Insurance and Reinsurance Report - April 21, 2011
Posted on 2 May 2011 by Daniel W. Gerber and Sarah J. Delaney

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases above. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. Additional Insured Boatwright v. Penn-Ohio Logistics 2011 Ohio 1006 [ Lexis.com / LexisONE... Read More

CaseWatch: Insurance - Decisions from The Insurance and Reinsurance Report - March 2011
Posted on 2 May 2011 by Admin

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases above. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. Actions and Proceedings Kartman v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company 634... Read More

CaseWatch: Insurance – Decisions from The Insurance and Reinsurance Report – December, 2011
Posted on 30 Jan 2012 by Daniel W. Gerber and Sarah J. Delaney

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases above. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. Actions and Proceedings C.R. Pittman Constr. Co., Inc. v. Nat'l Fire Insurance... Read More

Introduction and General Principles of Reinsurance Law – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 71
Posted on 2 Aug 2012 by Dan Gerber and Jeff Kingsley of Goldberg Segalla

By Daniel W. Gerber, Jeffrey L. Kingsley and Fallyn B. Reichert, Attorneys, Goldberg Segalla LLP Chapter 71 provides a thorough introduction to reinsurance and its commercial purposes; the operation of reinsurance contracts; and certain fundamental... Read More

Calculating the Amount of Property Insurance Coverage – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 47
Posted on 25 Aug 2011 by Goldberg, Segalla LLP

By Richard J. Cohen, Daniel W. Gerber, and Michael T. Glascott, Partners, Goldberg Segalla LLP Section 47.01[1] discusses the fact that policies that insure tangible property require direct physical loss or damage to the covered property during the... Read More

Goldberg Segalla’s Reinsurance Review – September, 2011
Posted on 2 Sep 2011 by Gerber, Segalla, Kingsley, Omilian

IN THIS MONTH'S EDITION: Payments Made in Settlement of Bodily Injury Lawsuit Against Insured Within Primary Insurer's Policy RESPA Class Action Alleging Illegal Kickback Scheme Involving Reinsurer Dismissed Subsequent Related Claims Not... Read More

Goldberg Segalla’s Reinsurance Review – October, 2011
Posted on 16 Nov 2011 by Gerber, Segalla, Kingsley, Omilian

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases below. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. U.S. CIRCUIT COURT DECISIONS EIGHTH CIRCUIT EMPLOYERS REINSURANCE CO. V. MASSACHUSETTS... Read More

Top Case of the Week: Second Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Complaint Against Reinsurer
Posted on 21 Oct 2010 by Dan Gerber

Arrowood Surplus Lines Ins. Co. v. Westport Ins. Corp., (2d Cir. (Conn.) October 8, 2010) Plaintiff’s predecessor, Royal Surplus Lines Insurance Company (“Royal Surplus”) entered into an agreement pursuant to which it assumed the liabilities... Read More

CaseWatch: Insurance - Decisions from The Insurance and Reinsurance Report - March 2011
Posted on 2 May 2011 by Daniel W. Gerber and Sarah J. Delaney

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases above. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. Actions and Proceedings Kartman v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company 634... Read More

Goldgerg Segalla’s Reinsurance Review – January, 2011
Posted on 22 Jan 2011 by Gerber, Segalla, Kingsley, Omilian

IN THIS MONTH'S EDITION: Court Concludes that Arbitration Clause is Broad Enough to Cover Dispute District Court Concludes that Insurer Has Right To Intervene In Suit by Policyholder To Obtain Proceeds Of Judgment From Reinsurer District... Read More

A Primer for Managing Risks
Posted on 6 Feb 2012 by Verne Pedro

(Lexis.com subscribers may access the cases below by clicking on the links) By Verne A. Pedro, Special Counsel, Goldberg Segalla LLP Injured visitors, faulty construction, mold, critters, fire, natural disasters-businesses face substantial risks... Read More

The Expansion of Attorney Liability to Non-Clients Under Common Law Theories
Posted on 1 Sep 2011 by Goldberg, Segalla LLP

By Elizabeth M. Cristofaro, Goldberg Segalla The responsibility of an attorney runs primarily and directly to the client only. Canons 4 and 5 of the Code of Professional Responsibility set forth an attorney’s responsibilities of undivided loyalty... Read More