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District of Massachusetts finds coverage under a professional liability policy in underlying case centered on unfair competition

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 12 2014

On October 28, the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts denied an insurer's motion for summary judgment in a coverage

Recent local FMLA cases clarify employer obligations

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 18 2009

The Family and Medical Leave Act ("FMLA") has received much attention lately

Recent developments in coverage for construction defect claims

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 31 2014

Construction defect litigation continues to escalate in jurisdictions around the country. As a result, coverage for defective work and ensuing

Recent Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruling highlights the importance of carefully crafting remedies clauses in commercial leases

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 8 2013

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court's decision in 275 Washington Street Corp., Trustee v. Hudson River International, LLC, SJC-11217 (April 30

Massachusetts federal court rules that insurer’s decision to commence rescission action does not waive attorney-client privilege

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 10 2014

Insurers can take comfort that their decision to bring a rescission action against a Massachusetts insured will not itself effect a waiver of the

Recent court rulings on employer review of employees’ electronic messages - adjustment to employer policies needed

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 22 2010

Two recent cases, one from the U.S. Supreme Court and one from the Supreme Court of New Jersey, suggest that companies need to periodically, if not immediately, update their computer and e-mail policies in order to minimize or prevent litigation when employees use the company’s systems for personal messages

New York Insurance Department issues circular letter regarding late notice legislation, which takes effect on January 17, 2009

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2009

“All liability policies” issued or delivered in New York on or after January 17, 2009 will be subject to the recent Legislation promulgated under Chapter 388 of the Laws of 2008 (the “Legislation”

Southern District orders cedent to produce documents relevant to reinsurer’s prompt notice defense

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 6 2009

In a recent decision of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, AIU Ins. Co. v. TIG Ins. Co., 07 Civ. 7052 (SHS) (HBP) (S.D.N.Y. Nov. 25, 2008), the court ordered AIU Insurance Company (AIU”) to produce documents relevant to whether prompt notice of certain claims arising under the reinsurance contracts at issue was provided to TIG Insurance Company (“TIG”

Recent developments in wage and hour law

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 28 2013

October and November were busy months in the world of wage and hour law. In our continuing efforts to keep our clients and friends apprised of recent

Long term care insurance: policy provisions in dispute

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 31 2014

Long term care ("LTC") insurance has been and will continue to be a focus of attention for the plaintiffs' bar and state and federal regulators. LTC