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Second Circuit Holds Auto Collisions Caused by Multiple Occurrences
Posted on 27 Oct 2015 by Brian Margolies

In its recent decision in Nat’l Liab. & Fire Ins. Co. v. Itzkowitz , 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 16763, [subscribers can access an enhanced version of this opinion: lexis.com | Lexis Advance ] the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit... Read More

CaseWatch: Insurance – Decisions from The Insurance and Reinsurance Report – September 27, 2010
Posted on 29 Oct 2010 by Daniel W. Gerber and Sarah J. Delaney

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases below. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. Actions and Proceedings Bayle v. Allstate Insurance Co. 2010 U.S. App. LEXIS 16635... 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

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

Insurance Recovery and Counseling Alert: Georgia Supreme Court Holds That Negligent Construction Is an “Occurrence” Under CGL Insurance Policies
Posted on 17 Mar 2011 by johnlwatkins

By John L. Watkins, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP In a 6-1 opinion issued on March 7, 2011, the Supreme Court of Georgia joined a growing national trend and held that negligent construction that results in damage to property other than the contractor’s... Read More

Sweet Carolina For Insurers: Good Times Will Never Seem So Good For Construction Defect Claims
Posted on 3 Feb 2011 by Randy J. Maniloff

By Randy Maniloff, Partner, White and Williams LLP South Carolina Supreme Court Significantly Limits The Scope Of CD Coverage I’ve always wanted to visit South Carolina. Right now South Carolinians are probably nodding their heads as they... Read More

Insurance Recovery and Counseling Alert: Georgia Supreme Court Holds That Negligent Construction Is an “Occurrence” Under CGL Insurance Policies
Posted on 17 Mar 2011 by johnlwatkins

By John L. Watkins, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP In a 6-1 opinion issued on March 7, 2011, the Supreme Court of Georgia joined a growing national trend and held that negligent construction that results in damage to property other than the contractor’s... 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

Hot Issues in Construction Defects Insurance Coverage
Posted on 8 Mar 2010 by Conferences in Arizona

A March 4, plenary session at the ICLC annual meeting was devoted to hot issues in construction defects insurance coverage. These include: (1) issues arising out of the Chinese drywall problem-some drywall manufactured in China emit sulfur fumes associated... Read More

Insurance Recovery and Counseling Alert: Georgia Supreme Court Holds That Negligent Construction Is an “Occurrence” Under CGL Insurance Policies
Posted on 17 Mar 2011 by johnlwatkins

By John L. Watkins, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP In a 6-1 opinion issued on March 7, 2011, the Supreme Court of Georgia joined a growing national trend and held that negligent construction that results in damage to property other than the contractor’s... 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... Read More

CaseWatch: Insurance – Decisions from The Insurance and Reinsurance Report – June 3, 2010
Posted on 19 Jun 2010 by Daniel W. Gerber and Sarah J. Delaney

Additional Insureds James McHugh Constr. Co. v. Zurich Am. Ins. Co. 2010 Ill. App. LEXIS 318 [ lexis.com / lexisONE ] (Ill. Ct. of App., April 13, 2010) Employee Exclusion Applies to Additional Insured A general contractor sought additional insured... Read More

Sweet Carolina For Insurers: Good Times Will Never Seem So Good For Construction Defect Claims
Posted on 3 Feb 2011 by Randy J. Maniloff

By Randy Maniloff, Partner, White and Williams LLP South Carolina Supreme Court Significantly Limits The Scope Of CD Coverage I’ve always wanted to visit South Carolina. Right now South Carolinians are probably nodding their heads as they... Read More

CaseWatch: Insurance – Decisions from The Insurance and Reinsurance Report – September 27, 2010
Posted on 29 Oct 2010 by Daniel W. Gerber and Sarah J. Delaney

Lexis.com subscribers may access the enhanced versions of the cases below. Non-subscribers may access the free, unenhanced versions on lexisONE , if available. Actions and Proceedings Bayle v. Allstate Insurance Co. 2010 U.S. App. LEXIS 16635... Read More