“Deceptive practices” and lender force-placed insurance: New York’s state of mind (Part 2)

Nov 3, 2014 By: Dennis Wall

In the first installment I explored the statutory framework; today I will examine Courts have applied these Deceptive Practices Acts provisions to lender force-placed insurance cases in New York.

“Deceptive practices” and lender force-placed insurance: New York’s state of mind (Part 1)

Oct 29, 2014 By: Dennis Wall

Lender force-placed insurance practices under residential mortgage contracts have led to many recent lawsuits, most of which have been filed in federal court.

Using Miller’s to Research Insurance Issues on Westlaw

Sep 17, 2014 By: David Probst

Using a computer to search for cases can drive you crazy. The computer finds the gems you want, puts them in a

Professional conduct: Intellectual Property-Related Insurance Issues

Sep 10, 2014 By: David A. Gauntlett

Intellectual property insurance is an area fraught with potential risk for insured and their brokers and counsel, starting with the first question to ask when analyzing coverage

California’s Right to Repair Act trips up homeowners insurer’s subrogation claim against builder

Mar 25, 2014 By: Marc Schneier

In an increasing number of states, owners of new homes who discover construction defects must use statutory mechanisms to resolve their dispute with the builder

Westlaw Topical Highlights: Insurance, March 21, 2014

Mar 21, 2014 By: Gary Rodekuhr

Westlaw Topical Highlights for Insurance provides summaries of significant federal and state judicial decisions and legislative and administrative activities affecting Insurance law.

Guidance on Insurance Coverage for Cyber Attacks: Specialty Coverage

Mar 6, 2014 By: John K. DiMugno

The diversity of judicial opinion discussed in my recent posts on insurance coverage for cyber attacks, and the introduction of new exclusionary

Guidance on Insurance Coverage for Cyber Attacks: First-party coverages

Feb 27, 2014 By: John K. DiMugno

Policyholders may also seek coverage under their commercial property insurance for property damage and loss of income resulting from malicious code or a data breach

Guidance on Insurance Coverage for Cyber Attacks: CGL Property Damage Claims

Feb 20, 2014 By: John K. DiMugno

A standard form CGL policy’s “Coverage A” obligates the insurer to defend and indemnify against liability for “bodily injury” or “property damage”

Westlaw Topical Highlights: Insurance, February 14, 2014

Feb 14, 2014 By: Gary Rodekuhr

Westlaw Topical Highlights for Insurance provides summaries of significant federal and state judicial decisions and legislative and administrative activities affecting Insurance law.