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United States: Improper Cancellation Leaves Employer With Two Policies; Insurers Split Cost of Claim
Posted on 18 Jan 2019 by Thomas A. Robinson

Where a Missouri husband and wife operated a local bakery and each separately procured policies of workers’ compensation insurance for the business, cancellation of one of the policies nevertheless had to be in conformity with state law, held the... Read More

New York: Insurance Carrier’s Notice of Cancellation Found Sufficient Under Statute
Posted on 9 Nov 2017 by Thomas A. Robinson

Where a workers’ compensation carrier produced a letter dated January 15, 2014, providing notice of cancellation of the policy to the employer effective January 31, 2014, and additional evidence obtained from the USPS established that the letter... Read More

South Carolina: Court Finds Workers’ Comp Policy Was Procured by Fraud
Posted on 3 Nov 2017 by Thomas A. Robinson

Where an employer rushed to an insurance agency to procure a policy of workers’ compensation coverage after one of its employees sustained serious injuries in a fall from a roof, the policy was void ab initio ; “cancellation” of the... Read More

The Ambiguous Insurer: Cal. Comp. Cases November Advanced Postings (10/27/2011)
Posted on 27 Oct 2011 by California Compensation Cases Staff

Featured Case of the Week: Insurer’s Ambiguous Acts Estopped It From Denying Insurance Coverage to Employer © Copyright 2011 LexisNexis. All rights reserved. Granite State Insurance Company/Chartis (formerly AIG), Petitioner v. Workers'... Read More

Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (5/23/2010)
Posted on 21 May 2010 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson’s Spotlight on Exclusivity/Slip & Fall Injury, Ex Parte Communication, Cancellation Notice, Hostages in Prison Break, and Fraud. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff... Read More

The Ambiguous Insurer: Cal. Comp. Cases November Advanced Postings (10/27/2011)
Posted on 27 Oct 2011 by California Compensation Cases Staff

Featured Case of the Week: Insurer’s Ambiguous Acts Estopped It From Denying Insurance Coverage to Employer © Copyright 2011 LexisNexis. All rights reserved. Granite State Insurance Company/Chartis (formerly AIG), Petitioner v. Workers'... Read More