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LexisNexis® Insurance Law Community Podcast featuring David A. Gauntlett on Intellectual Property Insurance
Posted on 25 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff

On this edition, David A. Gauntlett of Gauntlett & Associates of Irvine, Calif. discusses various issues surrounding potential coverage for intellectual property claims. He provides insight on exclusions, endorsements and definitions, talks about... Read More

LexisNexis® Insurance Law Community Podcast: Tim Burns on D&O Insurance Disputes and Arbitration
Posted on 5 Feb 2012 by LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff

On this edition, Timothy Burns of Perkins Coie LLP discusses D&O policies and arbitration, consolidation issues and multiple insurers, the rise in disputes over defense costs and special issues involving excess insurers and consent. Mr. Burns is the... Read More

Title Insurance – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 54
Posted on 20 Jul 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Steven A. Freeman, Stephen V. Masterson, Philip M. Midgen, and Ann E. Miller, Attorneys, Glaser Weil Fink Jacobs Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP This chapter addresses the unique elements of title insurance, the scope of coverage under title policies... Read More

SUBROGATION - New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 49
Posted on 6 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Joseph D. Jean, Rachel M. Wrightson, and Danielle C. Carmona This chapter discusses the contractual, equitable, and statutory subrogation rights that are available to insurers after they have paid a policyholder's claim for damages that were... Read More

Highlights of the Fall 2011 Issue of New Appleman on Insurance: Current Critical Issues in Insurance Law
Posted on 23 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

The Fall 2011 issue of the New Appleman on Insurance; Current Critical Issues in Insurance Law quarterly features three articles on the cutting edge of insurance law: • On the Cusp of Change: the Intersection of Social Media and Insurance ... Read More

BOILER AND MACHINERY INSURANCE - New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 51
Posted on 6 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Christine S. Davis, Lara D. Cassidy, David C. Mancini Chapter 51 provides an overview of the key terms, conditions, and insurance coverage issues associated with insurance policies providing coverage for boiler and machinery losses. The chapter first... Read More

BUILDERS RISK INSURANCE - New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 50
Posted on 6 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By James P. Bobotek Chapter 50 provides an examination of builders risk insurance. A builders risk policy is a form of property insurance that covers the interest of owners, contractors, subcontractors, and others involved in a construction project... Read More

Additional and Supplemental Property Insurance Coverages – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 45
Posted on 21 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Michael Raibman and Paul Walker-Bright, Attorneys, Reed Smith LLP This chapter describes the more common coverages that are added to basic property insurance policies. It further explores how courts have resolved disputes concerning these additional... Read More

Northern District of Illinois Cites As Authority New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition and Current Critical Issues in Insurance Law
Posted on 27 Dec 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

Both the New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition treatise and the New Appleman on Insurance: Current Critical Issues in Insurance Law current awareness quarterly were cited in a recent federal court decision. The case of Continental Casualty Co... Read More

Time Element (Business Interruption) Insurance – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 46
Posted on 23 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Bernard P. Bell, Partner, Jones Day Chapter 46 provides an analysis of time-element insurance generally, and business interruption insurance in particular. Section 46.01 sets out the general purpose of time element insurance. While standard first... Read More

PROPERTY INSURANCE DISPUTE RESOLUTION - New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 48
Posted on 6 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Lon A. Berk and Michael S. Levine Chapter 48 provides a discussion of dispute resolution principles under first-party insurance contracts with a particular emphasis on the appraisal valuation process. Section 48.01 discusses generally the first... Read More

No-Fault Insurance – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 66
Posted on 20 Jan 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Eileen Swarbrick, Attorney Chapter 66 provides an in-depth discussion of no-fault insurance law. No-fault insurance refers to insurance for which an insured is compensated for economic losses no matter who is at fault in an accident. No-fault coverage... Read More

New Appleman Authors, Editors and Board Members Are Chosen For New Professional Responsibilities
Posted on 17 Feb 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

Editors of the New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition selected for new positions. • Professor Leo Martinez, of the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and Co-Editor of the New Appleman on Insurance Law Practice Guide... Read More

Automobile Liability Insurance – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 63
Posted on 12 Jan 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Lane Finch, Member, Hand Arendall LLC "The automobile is so much a part of American life that there are few activities in which the 'use of an automobile' does not play a part somewhere in the chain of events."[1] In 2009 there... Read More

General Principles and Introductory Matters In Motor Vehicle Insurance Law – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 61
Posted on 9 Jan 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Christopher J. Robinette, Associate Professor at the Widener University School of Law Chapter 61 provides an overview of automobile insurance law in the United States, including many matters that will be covered in greater detail in subsequent... Read More