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New York state court decision raises issues concerning the drafting of arbitration clauses

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 20 2010

By Design, LLC terminated the employment of Oded Nachmani, who claimed he was wrongfully dismissed in violation of his employment contract and certain discrimination laws

Massachusetts High Court rules that Federal Arbitration Act applies to contracts involving interstate commerce

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 19 2013

In a decision that has implications for reinsurance, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court last week decided that the Federal Arbitration Act

Preparing for contingent business interruption claims in the wake of Superstorm Sandy

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 18 2013

The sheer amount of physical damage caused by what was left of Hurricane Sandy when it made landfall in New Jersey on October 29, 2012, is difficult

BP update: breakdown of Gulf Coast Claims Facility claim payments

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2010

The Gulf Coast Claims Facility ("GCCF") has issued a report containing updated data on claims payments made as of November 17, 2010

Massachusetts Appeals Court finds that policyholder’s misrepresentations limit coverage

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 18 2014

The Massachusetts Appeals Court has upheld a lower-court judgment severely limiting the amount of coverage available to a motor vehicle policyholder

Massachusetts federal court declares insured’s construction of general liability policy “irrational”

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 29 2014

The federal district court in Massachusetts recently declared that a general liability policyholder's construction of a policy exclusion was

Illinois federal court rules that reinsurer’s motion to vacate arbitration award is untimely under the Federal Arbitration Act

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 4 2010

R&Q Reinsurance Co. v. American Motorist Ins. Co., involved a dispute arising under a series of reinsurance treaties entered into by the parties

Massachusetts court says subrogation waiver can survive project completion

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 7 2010

In a case of first impression, the Massachusetts Appeals Court has ruled that an insured's waiver of its carrier's subrogation rights can survive the completion of a construction project

Texas bans use of discretionary clauses in insurance contracts

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 7 2010

The Texas Department of Insurance (“TDI”) has officially banned the use of discretionary clauses in insurance contracts with an order issued on December 3, 2010

Alleged mutual fund kickback case allowed to proceed as class action

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 18 2012

Financial lines insurers may want to take a closer look at revenue-sharing agreements between pension plan administrators and the mutual funds they offer plan participants as investment options, in the wake of a Connecticut federal court’s decision to certify a class action against ING Life Insurance & Annuity Company