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Insurance Checklists and Client Letters an Agency Can't Be Without In 2009

Errors and omissions carriers and consultants highly recommend the use of insurance checklists to aid agents in smoking out the insured's true exposures and as proof that certain information was sought. Some agencies take the use of checklists so seriously that they do not pay the producer, or lower...

Understanding Errors and Omissions Insurance

Paul S. White notes in Chapter 38 of the New Appleman Insurance Law Practice Guide, “Understanding Errors and Omissions Insurance,” that the “professional services” covered under a professional liability policy issues to an attorney must in general relate to the practice of law...

Florida Court Holds E&O Insurer Has Duty to Defend Civil Conspiracy Claim

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In its recent decision in Philadelphia Indem. Ins. Co. v. Hamic, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 150067 (M.D. Fla. Oct. 18, 2012) , the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida had occasion to consider whether a...

South Carolina Court Holds No Coverage for Blast Fax Case Under E&O Policy

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In its recent decision in BCS Ins. Co. v. Big Thyme Enters ., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 20051 (D.S.C. Feb. 14, 2013), the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina had occasion to consider whether an alleged violation...