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Compliance and Claims Issues for Foreign (Re)insurers Arising from the Chile Earthquake
Posted on 15 Apr 2010 by M. Machua Millett

By M. Machua Millett On April 12, 2010, Machua Millett of EAPD's Insurance and Reinsurance Department provided a brief webcast concerning compliance and claims issues arising from the Chile Earthquake. To view the Chile Earthquake Insurers webcast... Read More

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 38.01 Checklist: Identifying Risks Covered By Errors and Omissions (E&O) Insurance
Posted on 22 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 38.01 CHECKLIST: IDENTIFYING RISKS COVERED BY ERRORS AND OMISSIONS (E&O) INSURANCE, is one of the 200 coverage checklists in New Appleman Premium Online Checklists. This online checklist provides step... Read More

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 30.01 Checklist: Identifying Occurrences, Injuries, and Offenses Covered by Liability Insurance
Posted on 27 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 30.01 Checklist: Identifying Occurrences, Injuries, and Offenses Covered by Liability Insurance , is one of the 200 coverage checklists in New Appleman Premium Online Checklists. This online checklist provides... Read More

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 37.03 Checklist: Evaluating Coverage Claims Under Directors' and Officers' (D&O) Insurance Policies
Posted on 15 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 37.03 CHECKLIST: EVALUATING COVERAGE CLAIMS UNDER DIRECTORS' AND OFFICERS' (D&O) INSURANCE POLICIES , is one of the 200 coverage checklists in New Appleman Premium Online Checklists. This online... Read More

The New 2013 Publication Update of New Appleman Insurance Law Practice Guide Arrives in November
Posted on 18 Oct 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

The 2013 Publication Update of New Appleman Insurance Law Practice Guide Features: • New Practice Commentary Throughout the Publication by Members of the Appleman Editorial Board • Revision of 10 Chapters • Case Updates Throughout... 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

Catastrophic Tornado and Flood Claims: Steps to Avoid Bad Faith Exposure
Posted on 1 Jun 2011 by Randolph Evans, Stephen Berry, Michelle Swiren

By J. Randolph Evans, J. Stephen Berry, and Michelle F. Swiren, Attorneys, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP The spring of 2011 has featured unusually inclement weather for the Southern states. Tornadoes tore through states from Virginia to Texas throughout... Read More

SNR Denton on Texas Mutual Insurance Co. v. Ruttiger: Texas Limits Extracontractual Claims Regarding Workers Compensation Benefits
Posted on 20 Dec 2011 by William T. Barker

By William T. Barker, Partner, SNR Denton In Texas Mutual Insurance Co. v. Ruttiger ,[1] the Texas Supreme Court limited the estracontractual claims available to injured workers regarding payment of workers compensation benefits and foreshadowed... Read More

SNR Denton on Kartman v. State Farm: Claim Handling Class Actions and Bad Faith Without Coverage Take Another Hit
Posted on 6 Jan 2012 by William T. Barker

By William T. Barker, Partner, SNR Denton In Kartman v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. [1], the Seventh Circuit reversed certification of a class action for allegedly improper adjustment of claims for hailstorm damage to insureds'... Read More

LexisNexis(R) Announces Availability of LexisNexis Insurance Enterprise View
Posted on 24 May 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

Integrated Insurance Solution Streamlines Operations with New Technology Platform For Policy, Claims, Billing and Reinsurance Data LexisNexis(R) Risk Solutions has announced the availability of LexisNexis(R) Insurance Enterprise View, a new modular... Read More

California Appellate Court Addresses Professional Liability Coverage Issues
Posted on 9 Jun 2012 by Andrew B. Downs

Court Discusses Meaning of "Claim," Scope of Dishonest Acts Exclusion and Defense Duties Most professional liability policies contain an exclusion for dishonest acts. Many also include provisions giving the insurer a right, but not a duty... 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... Read More

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 37.03 Checklist: Evaluating Coverage Claims Under Directors' and Officers' (D&O) Insurance Policies
Posted on 15 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 37.03 CHECKLIST: EVALUATING COVERAGE CLAIMS UNDER DIRECTORS' AND OFFICERS' (D&O) INSURANCE POLICIES , is one of the 200 coverage checklists in New Appleman Premium Online Checklists. This online... Read More

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 30.01 Checklist: Identifying Occurrences, Injuries, and Offenses Covered by Liability Insurance
Posted on 27 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 30.01 Checklist: Identifying Occurrences, Injuries, and Offenses Covered by Liability Insurance , is one of the 200 coverage checklists in New Appleman Premium Online Checklists. This online checklist provides... Read More

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 38.01 Checklist: Identifying Risks Covered By Errors and Omissions (E&O) Insurance
Posted on 22 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

New Appleman Premium Online Checklists - § 38.01 CHECKLIST: IDENTIFYING RISKS COVERED BY ERRORS AND OMISSIONS (E&O) INSURANCE, is one of the 200 coverage checklists in New Appleman Premium Online Checklists. This online checklist provides step... Read More