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Professional Services Exclusion Did Not Preclude Coverage for Misrepresentation Claim Against Insured
Posted on 18 Aug 2015 by Troutman Sanders

Corky McMillin Constr. Servs. v. U.S. Specialty Ins. Co. , 597 Fed. Appx. 925 (9th Cir. 2015), [subscribers can access an enhanced version of this opinion: lexis.com | Lexis Advance ]. In Corky McMillin , the Ninth Circuit, applying California law... Read More

Court Stays Declaratory Relief Action Pending Resolution of the Underlying Action Based on a Finding that Application of Professional Services Exclusion Could Materially Impact the Underlying Action
Posted on 1 Sep 2015 by Troutman Sanders

In Golden Eagle , [subscribers can access an enhanced version of this opinion: lexis.com | Lexis Advance ], the Northern District of California granted an insured’s motion to stay proceedings in a declaratory relief action pending the resolution... Read More

Professional Services Exclusion in a D&O Policy Barred Coverage for Underlying Claims for Failure to Render Payroll Services
Posted on 24 Nov 2015 by Troutman Sanders

In Begun v. Scottsdale Ins. Co. , the Ninth Circuit affirmed the district court’s determination that a professional service exclusion in a D&O policy precluded coverage for former directors of a payroll services company that allegedly stole... Read More

Southern District of California Holds that Professional Liability Carrier Breached Its Duty to Defend Because the Underlying Action Alleged Both Non-Covered Professional Services and Potentially Covered Professional Services
Posted on 17 Jul 2014 by Troutman Sanders

Isaacs v. Chartis Specialty Ins. Co. , 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 44053 (S.D. Cal. Mar. 31, 2014), [ enhanced enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ]. In Isaacs , the district court held that the insurer breached its duty to defend an underlying... Read More

E&O Carrier’s Duty to Defend Was Triggered because Allegations that the Insureds Mismanaged Debtor’s Trust Account Concerned Professional Services for Others
Posted on 9 Sep 2015 by Troutman Sanders

In C.M. Meiers , [subscribers can access an enhanced version of this opinion: lexis.com | Lexis Advance ], the Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California found that handling of an insurance trust account implicated “professional services”... 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 - § 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