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DETERMINING COVERAGE IN PROPERTY INSURANCE POLICIES - New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 42

By John Garaffa, Kathy Maus and Julie Simonsen This chapter addresses the issues that can govern whether the loss or damage to particular property falls within the coverage provided by an insurance contract. As in a news story, the critical questions affecting coverage for loss or damage to property...

FREE Business Interruption Insurance White Paper

Obtain your FREE Business Interruption Insurance White Paper, Business Interruption Coverage: Trends, Challenges & Solutions . The 2011 earthquakes and tsunami in Japan, twister outbreaks in the United States, Hurricane Irene,...

Ninth Circuit Holds Property Damage Directly Caused By Fire

In Stankova v. Metropolitan Property & Casualty Insurance Company , 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 8935 (9th Cir. May 29, 2015), [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, applying Arizona law, had the opportunity to address the concept of “direct causation”...