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Florida Federal Court: Pollution Exclusion Applies To Chinese Drywall Claims
Posted on 15 Nov 2011 by Brian Margolies

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP The United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida has held on several occasions that the pollution exclusion applies to Chinese drywall claims. See, e.g., CDC... Read More

Holy Mau: Florida Federal Court Rejects Continuous Trigger for Chinese Drywall Claims
Posted on 10 Jan 2011 by Randy J. Maniloff

I am serious. And stop calling me Shirley. By Randy Maniloff, Partner, White and Williams LLP Chinese drywall -- litigation over the smell of a rotten egg, uh, rolls on. For some insurers, Chinese drywall is a potentially large exposure. With that... Read More

If You Build It, He Will Come (And Sue You)
Posted on 5 Jan 2011 by Randy J. Maniloff

By Randy Maniloff, Partner, White and Williams LLP 3 rd Circuit Addresses Construction Defect Coverage Under New Jersey Law The recent construction of New Meadowlands stadium in New Jersey - home of the Giants and Jets - has brought back talk of... Read More

For Insurers In Pennsylvania, Courts Continue to Sing The Praises Of Kvaerner And Gambone
Posted on 4 Jan 2011 by Randy J. Maniloff

By Randy Maniloff, Partner, White and Williams LLP Karen Carpenter, on life as an insurer in Pennsylvania handling construction defect claims: Everything I want the world to be Is now comin' true especially for me And the reason is clear... Read More

McCarter & English Update: Litigation Over Chinese Drywall Continues, With Some Clarity
Posted on 18 Jan 2012 by Nicholas Insua, Jason Alexander and Michael Smith

By Nicholas Insua, Jason Alexander & Michael Smith, Attorneys, McCarter & English, LLP In their commentary, "Update: Chinese Drywall Litigation Continues," Nicholas Insua, Jason Alexander & Michael Smith of McCarter & English... Read More