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Massachusetts Court Holds No Coverage for Withheld Employee Tips
Posted on 31 Jul 2012 by Brian Margolies

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In its recent decision in Berkshire-Cranwell Limited Partnership v. Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Ins. Co., 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 93635 (D. Mass. July 6, 2012) , the United States... Read More

Goldgerg Segalla’s Professional Liability Monthly – October, 2010
Posted on 1 Nov 2010 by Sharon Angelino, Brian Biggie and Richard Cohen

IN THIS MONTH'S EDITION: Subjective Statements of Underwriter Insufficient in Rescission Action Policyholder Under Medical Malpractice Policy Defeats Rescission Claim - Loses Coverage Under Exclusion States Can Proceed With Challenge to Healthcare... Read More

D&O Insurance: Bank Directors' Notice of FDIC Failed Bank Suit Held Timely
Posted on 11 Feb 2013 by Kevin M. LaCroix

By Kevin M. LaCroix, Esq., Executive Vice President, OakBridge Insurance Services On February 5, 2013, in a detailed opinion exploring the nuances of a D&O policy's extended reporting period provisions, Western District of North Carolina... Read More

Duties of the Cedent – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 73
Posted on 9 Aug 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Robert Tomilson, Benjamin Blume, and Daisy Khambatta, Members, Cozen O'Connor It might be said that while a reinsurer has only one duty, to pay covered claims, a cedent's duties are manifold. The cedent, usually without the consent or participation... Read More

Duties of the Cedent – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 73
Posted on 9 Aug 2012 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Robert Tomilson, Benjamin Blume, and Daisy Khambatta, Members, Cozen O'Connor It might be said that while a reinsurer has only one duty, to pay covered claims, a cedent's duties are manifold. The cedent, usually without the consent or... Read More

Massachusetts Court Holds No Coverage for Withheld Employee Tips
Posted on 31 Jul 2012 by Brian Margolies

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In its recent decision in Berkshire-Cranwell Limited Partnership v. Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Ins. Co., 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 93635 (D. Mass. July 6, 2012) , the United... Read More

Goldgerg Segalla’s Professional Liability Monthly – October, 2010
Posted on 1 Nov 2010 by Sharon Angelino, Brian Biggie and Richard Cohen

IN THIS MONTH'S EDITION: Subjective Statements of Underwriter Insufficient in Rescission Action Policyholder Under Medical Malpractice Policy Defeats Rescission Claim - Loses Coverage Under Exclusion States Can Proceed With Challenge to Healthcare... Read More

The Truth About “Tendering” a Claim
Posted on 12 May 2010 by John Green

By John Green, Partner, Farella Braun + Martel LLP Policyholders and insurers frequently speak of "tendering" a claim. Insurers in particular speak as if "tendering a claim" is some sort of magical incantation that must be stated... Read More