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R. Johan Conrod Jr. of Kaufman and Canoles on 'Legally Obligated' Chinese Drywall Insurance Case
Posted on 4 Jun 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

From the insurance coverage disputes arising from the Chinese drywall litigation came a ruling by Judge Rebecca Beach Smith of the U.S. District Court in Norfolk, Va. recognizing that remediation costs are not covered absent a legal obligation but... Read More

Michael Ryan of Krupnick Campbell on Chinese Drywall Remediation
Posted on 4 Jun 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

Michael Ryan of Krupnick Campbell Malone Buser Slama Hancock Liberman & McKee spoke on remediation protocols during HB Litigation Conferences' recent conference on Chinese drywall litigation and insurance coverage. Ryan represents plaintiffs... Read More

Mandatory Mediation Program for Superstorm Sandy Claims Instituted In New Jersey
Posted on 10 Apr 2013 by LexisNexis Real Estate Law Community Staff

The New Jersey Department of Banking & Insurance just issued a significant new Hurricane Sandy-related order that will affect nearly all insurers doing business in the State of New Jersey. It requires insurers to participate in a mediation program... Read More

New York Federal Court Holds That September 11th Was An “Act Of War” For Building Damage Near WTC
Posted on 11 Apr 2013 by Randy J. Maniloff

By Randy J. Maniloff, White and Williams, LLP In the immediate aftermath of the September 11, 2001 attacks, there was intense political pressure on the insurance industry not to invoke the "war risk" exclusion contained in any responsible... Read More