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There’s Been No “Tender” – Does Insurer Still Need To Respond?
Posted on 28 Jul 2015 by Randy J. Maniloff

We’ve all seen this issue. You are handling a claim for a certain insured, and in the course of doing so, you obtain information that another involved person or entity is also an insured and may have rights under the policy. But here’s the... Read More

Court Holds That a Coinsurer’s Notice of a Claim Brought Against a Mutual Insured Qualified as a Valid Tender Despite Policy Provision Requiring the Insured Itself to Provide Notice
Posted on 2 Jun 2015 by Troutman Sanders

Millennium Labs., Inc. v. Darwin Select Ins. Co., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 170439 (S.D. Cal. Dec. 9, 2014) , [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ]. In Millennium , the Southern District of California rejected an insurer’s argument... Read More

Insurance Broker Was Not Liable for Failing to Timely Tender an Insured’s Claim Because the Policy Would Not Have Covered the Claim Even if it Were Timely Tendered
Posted on 21 May 2015 by Troutman Sanders

Ecolite Concrete USA, Inc. v. G.S. Levine Ins. Services, Inc ., 2014 Cal. App. Unpub. LEXIS 9271 (Cal. App. Dec. 31, 2014), [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ]. In Ecolite Concrete , the California Court of Appeal affirmed the trial... Read More