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Dove v. State Farm Fire & Casualty Company
In Dove v. State Farm Fire & Cas. Co., 2017-NMCA-051, the New Mexico Court of Appeals ("NMCA") reversed the trial court's entry of summary judgment in favor of State Farm Fire & Casualty Company.
United States
8 May 2019
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Professional Liability Newsletter - Holiday Edition, Fall 2018
Oh, the weather outside is frightful, But the fire is so delightful, And since we've no place to go, Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!
United States
30 Nov 2018
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Labor & Employment Law Client Alert - November 2018
The 2018 California legislative session was another busy year with numerous employment-related bill signed into law.
United States
19 Nov 2018
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California Supreme Court Holds That Contractors May Not Unreasonably Withhold Retention Payments
Until recently, there has been a split in the courts of appeal in California regarding the extent to which contractors are excused from the prompt payment requirement for retentions.
United States
25 Jun 2018
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Lewis Brisbois Client Obtains Summary Judgment In New York Indemnity And Defense Claim
Lewis Brisbois recently obtained a summary judgment dismissal of a third-party suit alleging that the firm's insured steel company client must indemnify and defend the general contractor in an injured worker's suit.
United States
22 Jun 2018
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California Design Professionals' Indemnity Obligations Limited Under 2018 Contracts
The California Legislature has narrowed the scope of enforceable indemnity agreements applicable to licensed architects, engineers, and land surveyors through its amendment of Civil Code § 2782.8
United States
22 Jun 2018
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The California Supreme Court Weighs In On Residential Construction Defect Claims
In January of this year, the California Supreme Court finally decided the long-standing question of whether the "Right to Repair Act" (SB800) provides the sole remedy in California residential construction defect cases, or whether homeowners can also pursue common law remedies (such as strict liability, negligence, etc.) in McMillin Albany LLC v. Superior Court (2018) 4 Cal.5th 241.
United States
19 Jun 2018
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Federal Court Compels Arbitration Of Contractor's Claims Against Engineer
In a recent case, Lewis Brisbois successfully moved a federal court to compel arbitration of all of a contractor's claims against an engineering firm and to preclude an interlocutory appeal of the ruling.
United States
19 Jun 2018
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McMillin Albany LLC V. Superior Court
In McMillin Albany LLC v. Superior Court, 4 Cal. 5th 241 (2018), the California Supreme Court decided a common law action alleging economic loss and property damage ...
United States
20 Mar 2018
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Centex Homes v. St. Paul Fire And Marine Insurance Company
In Centex Homes v. St. Paul Fire and Marine Ins. Co., 19 Cal.App.5th 789 (January 22, 2018), the California Third District Court of Appeal affirmed the entry of summary adjudication in favor of St. Paul Fire...
United States
20 Mar 2018
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New York City To Require Employers And Landlords To Engage In New "Cooperative Dialogue" Process For Requests For Reasonable Accommodations
On January 19, 2018, New York City amended the already expansive and employee-friendly New York City Human Rights Law ("NYCHRL") ...
United States
2 Mar 2018
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California Court Of Appeal Finds Use Of Term "Ongoing Operations" Ambiguous In Additional Insured Endorsement Favoring Developer
California's Fourth District Court of Appeal in San Diego recently published a decision which benefits insureds and additional insureds, specifically developers ...
United States
8 Dec 2017
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Nevada High Court Rules That Homeowners Association Can Pursue New Purchaser Claims Under Original Chapter 40 Rules
The Nevada Supreme Court has found that homeowner associations have standing to pursue "representative" claims on behalf of any new purchasers who bought ...
United States
8 Dec 2017
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California Court Of Appeal Affirms That Unlicensed Contractor May Not Pursue Litigation
California's Second District Court of Appeal recently threw out a potentially valid claim for breach of contract asserted by a contractor which failed to comply ...
United States
8 Dec 2017
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Duarte v. Pacific Specialty Insurance Company
In Duarte v. Pacific Specialty Insurance Company, 13 Cal.App.5th 45 (June 29, 2017), the California First District Court of Appeal reversed the trial court's entry of judgment in favor of Pacific Specialty...
United States
10 Oct 2017
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Global Modular, Inc. V. Kadena Pacific, Inc.
In Global Modular Inc. v. Kadena Pacific, Inc., __________ Cal.App.5th ____ (September 8, 2017)...
United States
5 Oct 2017
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Pulte Home Corporation V. American Safety Indemnity Company
The Court of Appeal held that the terms of the AIEs were ambiguous when interpreted in the context of the American Safety policies as a whole.
United States
5 Oct 2017
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NY Duo Get Defense Verdict In Ceiling Collapse Case
New York Partners Alecia Walters-Hinds and Kenneth J. Kim recently obtained a defense verdict in ceiling collapse case.
United States
17 Aug 2017
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Laymon V. J. Rockcliff, Inc. – An Arbitration Clause Reminder
"California has a strong public policy in favor of arbitration," and therefore, courts generally enforce arbitration clauses unless it is clear that the language of the clause does not cover the asserted dispute.
United States
19 Jul 2017
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What Does Your Defense And Indemnity Construction Contract Mean In 2017?
California's longstanding restrictions on defense and indemnity construction contracts have undergone several changes over the years with significant differences based upon the contract execution date.
United States
12 Jul 2017
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