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Chapter 1 of the New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition – Content Abstract

Chapter 1: WHAT IS INSURANCE? Chapter 1 of the New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition begins in Section 1.01 with a discussion of the reasons insurance exists. Risk exists throughout the world; life is uncertain, and we cannot foresee exactly what will happen in the future. These risks create...

Chapter 3 of the New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition – Content Abstract

Chapter 3: THE CONTRACTUAL RELATIONSHIP Chapter 3 of the New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition examines the contractual relationship between the parties to an insurance contract. Insurance policies are subject to general contract law, but they are also are highly regulated by statutes and caselaw...

Regulation of Policy Forms – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 10

By Carrie Cope This chapter begins with a discussion of the history and purpose of policy form regulation and notes that dramatic differences among the states in size, geography, industry, politics and financial resources have impacted their reasons for regulation as well as their philosophies in...

Appleman on Insurance

Appleman on Insurance is recognized as the most authoritative, comprehensive and up-to-date reference in the field of insurance law. It covers all aspects of insurance law, including: contract formation; rights and duties under the insurance policy; duties and liabilities of agents and brokers; liability...

The Reinsurance Contract – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 72

By Keith A. Dotseth, Michael J. Steinlage, David C. Linder and Melissa M. Weldon, Partners, Larson • King, LLP Chapter 72 discusses basic principles related to the formation and terms of reinsurance contracts. The chapter begins by considering the manner in which reinsurance contracts are formed...