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New Jersey Insurance Litigation: Chapter 4 Commercial Lines: Commercial General Liability Policies
Posted on 2 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

Access Free Download of 4.03 Checklist: Reviewing General Liability (CGL) Policy Access Free Download of 4.05 Indentifying Coverages: Policy Section I Chapter 4 Commercial Lines: Commercial General Liability Policies in LexisNexis Practice Guide... Read More

D&O Insurance to Fund Entire "Largest Ever" $139 Million News Corp. Derivative Suit Settlement
Posted on 26 Apr 2013 by Kevin M. LaCroix

In what the plaintiffs' lawyers claim to be the largest derivative lawsuit settlement ever, the parties to the News Corp. shareholder derivative litigation have agreed to settle the consolidated cases for $139 million. The company also agreed to tighten... Read More

Peach Clobber: Georgia Appeals Court Knocks Out the “Assault & Battery” Exclusion
Posted on 14 Jun 2011 by Randy J. Maniloff

Another Court Uses the Presumption of Self-Defense to Find Coverage for an A&B Claim Randy J. Maniloff, White and Williams, LLP As a short guy with glasses, not to mention at one point in time having a keen interest in the Dewey Decimal System... Read More

Emerging Issues Analysis: Reed Smith on PENDERGEST-HOLT V. CERTAIN UNDERWRITERS’ AT LLOYD’S OF LONDON
Posted on 25 Jul 2010 by John B. Berringer and Jill N. Averett

By John Berringer and Jill Averett, Reed Smith, LLP On March 15, 2010, the Fifth Circuit affirmed the decision of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, PENDERGEST-HOLT V. CERTAIN UNDERWRITERS’ AT LLOYD’S OF LONDON... Read More

New Jersey Insurance Litigation: Chapter 4 Commercial Lines: Commercial General Liability Policies
Posted on 2 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

Access Free Download of 4.03 Checklist: Reviewing General Liability (CGL) Policy Access Free Download of 4.05 Indentifying Coverages: Policy Section I Chapter 4 Commercial Lines: Commercial General Liability Policies in LexisNexis Practice... Read More

On the Importance of Reading the Fine Print in Excess D&O Policies
Posted on 6 Apr 2010 by Peter M. Gillon

Peter M. Gillon, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP A recent ruling by the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, affirming the decision of District Court Judge Gerard Lynch in XL Specialty Ins. Co. v. Agoglia , 2009 U.S.... Read More

California Appeals Court Holds That Insurer Can Rely on Voluntary-Parting Exclusion to Deny Coverage to Jewelry Owner who Mistakenly Gave Away $1.5 Million in Jewels
Posted on 30 Apr 2010 by InsureReinsure: The Insurance-Reinsurance Blog

A California appeals court has ruled that an insurance company did not act in bad faith when it refused to reimburse a jewelry wholesaler for more than $1.5 million in property that the wholesaler claimed was mistakenly handed over to an individual who... Read More

Peach Clobber: Georgia Appeals Court Knocks Out the “Assault & Battery” Exclusion
Posted on 14 Jun 2011 by Randy J. Maniloff

Another Court Uses the Presumption of Self-Defense to Find Coverage for an A&B Claim Randy J. Maniloff, White and Williams, LLP As a short guy with glasses, not to mention at one point in time having a keen interest in the Dewey Decimal... Read More