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CIGA’s litigation position in declaratory relief action was not a claim denial for statute of limitations purposes

  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 7 2014

In Snyder v. California Insurance Guarantee Association, the California Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, considered when the three-year

MF Global executives approved to access most of US $200 million insurance pool to help defend civil lawsuits

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 7 2014

Fourteen former MF Global executives, including Jon Corzine, the former chairman and chief executive officer, are entitled to access most of a US

Financial ruin and the duty to settle within policy limits

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 17 2013

A liability insurance company has the right to take over the defense of a policyholder and to control all settlement discussions. What happens if the

Fifth Circuit holding breathes life back into the contractual liability exclusion

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2014

Liability insurance policies typically exclude coverage for obligations arising out of the insured's "assumption of liability in a contract or

A guide to surviving the Lumbermens rehabilitation & liquidation

  • Dentons
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2012

In response to the July 2, 2012 Order of Rehabilitation, and an anticipated Order of Liquidation, against Lumbermens Mutual Casualty Company and American Manufacturers Mutual Insurance Company, we have prepared the following “frequently asked questions” guide summarizing issues related to: (i) the financial regulation of insurance companies; (ii) the liquidation and proof of claim process in Illinois; (iii) potential recovery by policyholders of the amount of “covered” workers’ compensation claims from state guaranty associations; (iv) policyholder collateral; and (v) planning a response to the Lumbermens liquidation

Court affirms denial of “contingent” asbestos claims against liquidation estate of excess insurer

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2012

A court affirmed the denial of W.R. Grace & Co.’s asbestos insurance claims against the liquidation estate of Grace’s insolvent excess-of-loss insurer, on the ground that Grace failed to submit timely “absolute” claims under New Jersey’s version of the Uniform Insurers Liquidation Act

A guide to surviving the Kemper liquidation

  • Dentons
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 4 2010

In response to an imminent Order of Liquidation against the Kemper Insurance Companies, we have prepared the following "frequently asked questions" guide summarizing issues related to: (i) the financial regulation of insurance companies; (ii) the liquidation and proof of claim process in Illinois; (iii) potential recovery by policyholders of the amount of "covered" workers' compensation claims from state guaranty associations; (iv) policyholder collateral; and (v) planning a response to the Kemper liquidation

National trends driving asbestos litigation in 2013-2014 (1 of 3): decrease in non-impairment filings

  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 3 2014

Generally, as a result of judicial and legislative reforms, plaintiffs' lawyers have moved away from mass screenings and filing of claims on behalf

A warning to financial institutions: failure to issue a litigation hold may have serious consequences

  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 3 2013

As electronic discovery has become more prevalent and voluminous, national standards for the preservation of evidence have evolved dramatically in

Safe harbors for derivatives transactions in New York insurance insolvency proceedings

  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 29 2011

The New York Insurance Law (Insurance Law) was amended to create a safe harbor for closing out certain derivatives transactions entered into with New York insurers that are placed into insolvency proceedings