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SNR Denton US LLP on Metropolitan Property & Casualty Insurance Co. v. Stranczek: Business Pursuits Exclusion Does Not Depend on Subjective Profit

By William T. Barker and Daniel E. Feinberg, Attorneys, SNR Denton Homeowners' insurance commonly excludes coverage for the insured's "business pursuits," often said to be those involving (1) a continuous or regular activity, (2) done for the purpose of earning a profit. Chester...

Business Pursuits Exclusion: Always Something Interesting

Cases involving the potential applicability of a Business Pursuits exclusion, in a homeowners policy, can be interesting. Some people operate a variety of unusual home-based businesses. Suit is filed against the homeowner. He or she seeks coverage under a homeowner’s policy. And the question arises...