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LexisNexis Risk Solutions to Provide Mobile Telematics for Nationwide’s SmartRide Program

Usage-Based Insurance analytics solution from LexisNexis will help consumers and insurers gauge driving behavior to create safer drivers via mobile app ATLANTA–March 24, 2016–LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, a leading provider of data, analytics...

Troutman Sanders
Insured Not Required to Plead Existence of a Within-Limits Settlement Demand in Order to State a Claim for Bad Faith Failure to Settle

In Aspen Specialty Ins. Co. v. Willis Allen Real Estate , the district court denied a liability carrier’s motion to dismiss an insured’s bad faith claim for failure to effectuate a settlement within policy limits despite the fact that the...

Troutman Sanders
Claimant’s Assignee Unable to Pursue Breach of Contract Claim against Carrier Because the Claimant Did Not Assert His Claim during the Policy Period

In Petersen Arch Ins. Co. , the Central District of California granted the carrier’s motion to dismiss and held that the claimant’s assignee could not pursue a breach of contract claim against the carrier because the claimant did not make...

LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff
A Much Needed New Resource from LexisNexis for Professionals Who Work at the Intersection of Insurance Coverage and Intellectual Property Claims

LexisNexis is pleased to present a new publication, Insurance Coverage for Intellectual Property Claims: Personal and Advertising Injury, Media Liability and Cyber Claims. It brings clarity to several overlapping forms of insurance coverage that can potentially...

Troutman Sanders
Sealed, Unserved Complaint Not Considered a Claim First Made During the Policy Period

In Braden P’ship, LP v. Twin City Fire Ins. Co. , the Northern District of California found that, under a general partners liability policy, a sealed and unserved complaint was not “first-made” against insured partner during the policy...

Randy J. Maniloff
Unique Look at One of the Newest Aspects of Construction Defect Coverage (And a Broker Warning)

If you do construction defect coverage work, then you’ve definitely seen an endorsement, on a general liability policy, that is along the lines of this (but with more detail): If liability arises out of the insured’s use of a sub-contractor...