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Commercial leases in bankruptcy

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 17 2012

The last several years have seen bankruptcy filings from prominent retail chains such as Borders, Circuit City, Blockbuster, Movie Gallery and Ritz Camera

The Interstate Land Sales Act: coming to a courthouse near you

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 29 2008

A little used statute from the 1960’s has made a comeback thanks to a falling real estate market and an active plaintiffs’ bar

Property damage exclusion bars coverage for negligence and breach of fiduciary duty claims

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 11 2013

The United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, applying Texas law, has held that an insurer had no duty to defend two lawsuits

Coping with commercial leases in bankruptcy

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 9 2012

The last several years have seen bankruptcy filings from prominent retail chains such as Borders, Circuit City, Blockbuster, Movie Gallery and Ritz Camera

Lawsuit based on negligent property management services barred by "professional services" exclusion

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 15 2012

An appellate court in California has affirmed a lower court’s ruling that a professional services exclusion barred coverage for a lawsuit based on the negligent performance of property management services at an apartment complex

New opponents to green buildings emerge

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 27 2013

Recognition and incentives for green buildingsstructures and processes that are considered more socially responsible, environmentally

Letters from claimant's counsel deemed to constitute "claims" despite absence of express request for relief

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 9 2010

The United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, applying Minnesota law, has held that letters sent to an insured company by counsel retained by an injured party constituted "claims" and, that, because notice of those claims was not provided during the relevant claims-made policy period, the insurer had no obligation to defend or indemnify the company in connection with a subsequent lawsuit brought by the injured party

Alleged misconduct in connection with attempted real estate mergers held not to constitute professional services

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 24 2009

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, applying Alabama law, has held that actions allegedly taken in connection with attempted real estate mergers do not constitute professional services under a professional liability policy

Fifth Circuit upholds FCC's Shot Clocktower siting ruling

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 23 2012

Today, the U.S

No coverage for claim first made prior to policy period and because insureds had knowledge of wrongful act prior to policy's inception

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 15 2011

The United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire, applying New Hampshire law, has held that there is no coverage under a professional liability errors and omissions policy where the claim was first made prior to the policy period and the insured had knowledge of the wrongful act prior to the inception date of the policy