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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

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

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

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

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

No coverage for FDIC suit for erroneous appraisal performed before prior acts date

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

Applying California law, a federal district court has held that an insurer had no duty to indemnify a real estate appraiser who allegedly made negligent misrepresentations in an appraisal conducted before the applicable policy’s prior acts date

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

Condo owner's suit barred by property damage exclusion because it "arises out of" property damage

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 1 2010

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, applying Florida law, held that coverage for a condominium owner's suit against a condominium association was barred by the policy's property damage exclusion because the suit arose out of physical damage to the condominium

Exclusion for liability “assumed or asserted” under contract is not limited to claims under indemnity agreements

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 19 2013

The United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama has held that an exclusion precluding coverage for liability "assumed or

Duty to defend not triggered by allegations outside professional services coverage

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 6 2008

The United States District Court for the District of Colorado, applying Colorado law, has held that allegations in several lawsuits brought against a real estate investment trust did not trigger the insurer's duty to defend the trust under miscellaneous professional liability policies that covered the provision of professional services