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Michael Aylward, a Nat'l Ins Law Forum attorney
Featured Blog of the Month - National Insurance Law Forum: a Multi-Part Series Outlining the Decade’s Insurance Developments

The Five Most Important Insurance Coverage Rulings of 2000: Commercial Union Ins. Co. v. Seven Provinces Ins. Co., 217 F.3d 33 (1st Cir. 2000). The First Circuit ruled that a reinsurer could be sued for unfair claims handling and bad faith based...

Michael Aylward, a Nat'l Ins Law Forum attorney
Featured Blog of the Month - National Insurance Law Forum: a Multi-Part Series Outlining the Decade’s Insurance Developments

It was the decade with no name. Ten years that turned the world upside down. The decade began with concern over the millennial impact of a mathematical oddity but was ultimately dominated by two iconic events—one natural and one spawned by evil...

Randy J. Maniloff
Stalled Lang Syne: Policyholders Scuttled in Attempt to Have Gambone Reviewed by Pennsylvania High Court

Ordinarily a decision by a supreme court, declining to hear an appeal, is just too inside baseball to get the attention of Binding Authority . Even Binding Authority has a limit on wonkishness. But when the denial of appeal involves Pennsylvania’s...

David Kodama
Chinese Drywall: Testimony of David Kodama on Behalf of PCI Before Catastrophic Insurance Working Group

TESTIMONY OF DAVID KODAMA ON BEHALF OF THE PROPERTY CASUALTY INSURERS ASSOCIATION OF BEFORE THE CATASTROPHE INSURANCE WORKING GROUP OF THE PROPERTY AND CASUALTY INSURANCE COMMITTEE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INSURANCE COMMISSIONERS PUBLIC HEARING ON...

LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff
LexisNexis® Insurance Law Center Podcast featuring Bruce Foudree of Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell LLP on social media communications

On this edition Bruce W. Foudree of Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell in Chicago explains the different types of social media communications, their legal consequences and what businesses can do to protect themselves and others. Copyright© 2009 LexisNexis...

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Malcolm Dowden
Can Insurance Instruments Help With Risk Reduction From Climatic Hazards?

At COP15, the Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII) is urging negotiators to adopt insurance instruments as part of the climate change adaptation strategy within the Copenhagen agreement. Although insurance is generally regarded as a way to meet...