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Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: IP Lawsuit Triggers Insurers' Duty To Defend
A federal court in Pennsylvania has held that Liberty Mutual must defend its insured, Hershey Creamery Company,
United States
30 May 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Court Rejects Insurers' Argument That Insureds Breached D&O Insurance Policies By Failing To Cooperate And Settling Lawsuits For $222 Million Without Consent
The Delaware Superior Court ruled that insurers could not rely on Written Consent and Cooperation clauses in directors and officers liability insurance policies
United States
28 May 2019
Real Estate Investment Policyholders Prevail In Delaware And New York D&O Coverage Disputes
New York and Delaware courts resolved two coverage issues in favor of directors and officers of real estate investment trust advisory companies
United States
23 May 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Ambiguous "Occurrence" Language Results In Payment Of Single Deductible Despite Multiple Assaults
The Scott Fetzer Co. v. Zurich American Insurance Co. matter involved a dispute over coverage for sexual assault claims against Fetzer. Three women filed suit against Fetzer,
United States
21 May 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Hoping Pharrell Is "Happy" That He Obtained Event Cancellation Insurance For Something In The Water Festival
The cancellation of the first day of music mogul Pharrell Williams's inaugural SITW Festival in Virginia Beach, Virginia due to stormy weather is a recent reminder of the importance of securing event cancellation...
United States
14 May 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Tennessee High Court Excludes Labor Costs From Insurer's Actual Cash Value Depreciation Calculations
The Tennessee Supreme Court has refused to construe an ambiguous definition of actual cash value to allow for deduction of labor costs as part of depreciation
United States
9 May 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Fifth Circuit Twice-Addresses Impact Of Master Services Agreement On Subrogation And Arbitrability Issues
On Wednesday, the Fifth Circuit found that Lloyd's syndicates may not subrogate against an additional insured and may not force that additional insured to arbitration.
United States
6 May 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Eleventh Circuit Rules That Insurer Must Defend Contractor Despite "Your Work" Exclusion, Where Damage Timing Unclear
The Eleventh Circuit has reversed an insurer's award of summary judgment after finding that uncertainty about when the alleged property damage occurred raised questions about whether the damage came
United States
1 May 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Georgia Federal Court Says Fact Questions Exist As To Whether Nitrogen Is An "Irritant" Or "Contaminant" As Used In Pollution Exclusion
The Southern District of Georgia recently ruled that Evanston Insurance Company is not entitled to summary judgment on whether its policies' pollution exclusion bars coverage for the release
United States
1 May 2019
Insurer's Failed Subrogation Bid Has No Bearing On Merits Of Policyholder's Claim For Recall Damages
A recent First Circuit ruling underscores that a well-negotiated insurance policy can cover claims for which state law has no remedy.
United States
23 Apr 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Optimizing Antitrust Coverage In Private Company D&O Policies
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP partner Lorie Masters, partnering with insurance broker Marsh and others, analyzed the often complex issues raised by the insurance coverage actions posed by actions
United States
8 Apr 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Georgia Supreme Court Holds "Valid Offer" Necessary For Establishing Bad Faith Failure To Settle
The Georgia Supreme Court ruled this week that First Acceptance Insurance Co. need not pay a $5.3 million excess judgment against its insured
United States
27 Mar 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Wisconsin High Court Finds Duty To Defend Notwithstanding Fraudulent Conduct Falling Under Knowing Violation Exclusion
The Wisconsin Supreme Court held last week in West Bend Mut. Ins. Co. v. Ixthus Med. Supply, Inc., that West Bend Mutual Insurance Co. ("West Bend") could not escape its duty to defend.
United States
19 Mar 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Insurance Groups Support Travelers In 11th Circuit Breach Row
In January we wrote about Rosen Millennium Inc.'s ("Millennium") appeal to the Eleventh Circuit, whereby Millennium took the position that a Florida federal court ignored
United States
18 Mar 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Hunton Insurance Recovery Attorneys Discuss Insurance Coverage For Electric Utilities' Wildfire Liabilities
In an article appearing in Electric Light & Power, Hunton insurance recovery lawyers, Lawrence Bracken, Sergio Oehninger and Alexander Russo discuss the insurability of losses
United States
28 Feb 2019
New Final Rule Offers Welcome Relief And Guidance On Private Flood Insurance Requirements
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Farm Credit Administration and the National Credit
United States
20 Feb 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Federal Court Rejects Insurer's Narrow Interpretation Of Securities Insuring Agreement And Applies Notice-Prejudice Rule To Financial Institution Bond
A federal court last month turned away an insurer's legal arguments seeking to avoid financial institution bond coverage for a bank's losses resulting from a borrower's use of forged documents
United States
12 Feb 2019
Hunton Retail Law Resource: Defense Owed For Product Recall And Insured's Related Affirmative Claims
Policyholders facing any type of products liability scored a win in a recent decision from the District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
United States
7 Feb 2019
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: Wisconsin High Court Rejects Insurer's Misuse Of "Other Insurance" Provision
In 2008, torrential rainstorms battered the Milwaukee area for two days.
United States
7 Feb 2019
Tapping Insurance To Recoup Losses Resulting From Government Shutdown
The country's longest government shutdown in history is over, at least for now, but its impact is still felt by many, including organizations experiencing multimillion dollar losses related to postponing or cancelling events during the shutdown.
United States
7 Feb 2019
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