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National Disasters Implicate Property and Casualty Claims

By Robert Hille, Partner, Kalison, McBride, Jackson & Murphy, P.A. The World Trade Center attack, Hurricane Katrina and now the BP oil spill – three national disasters implicating coverage under several types of property and casualty policies, but with varying results depending on which...

Emerging Legal and Insurance Issues from the Gulf Oil Spill

By John L. Watkins, Shareholder, Chorey, Taylor & Feil Last week, courtesy of my friends at LEXIS, I attended the HB Litigation Conference in Atlanta on litigation and insurance coverage issues arising from the BP oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. The presenters included extremely well...

Insurance Enhancement Ideas

Peter Gillon, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP As the current soft market conditions in property and casualty insurance seems to continue unabated, there are things businesses may be able to do, in addition to seeking premium reductions. Here are a few examples: Increase limits and...