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The Court of Appeals of Texas holds third-party claimant lacks standing to sue commercial general liability insurer
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2013

The Court of Appeals of Texas recently held that a third-party claimant does not have standing to assert claims against a commercial general


Title V of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010: opening the door to federal involvement in the insurance industry
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • October 7 2010

On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Act"


Supreme Court of Texas overturns $17 million jury verdict against Motor Coach Industries, Inc.
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • December 23 2010

The Supreme Court of Texas has overturned a $17 million jury verdict against Motor Coach Industries, Inc. in a lawsuit arising from a fatal bus crash


Federal court finds that fraud claim is not arbitrable
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2010

In a decision by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, AXA Versicherung AG v. New Hampshire Ins. Co., 05 Civ. 10180 (JSR) (S.D.N.Y. 2010), the court held that certain fraud claims were not a matter of contract interpretation and, therefore, not arbitrable under a provision in a facultative reinsurance agreement that provided for arbitration of disputes “arising out of the interpretation of this agreement.”


Insuring against cyber risks: Congress and President Obama weigh in
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2012

The world insurance and reinsurance industries have a significant role to play in the future of U.S. cybersecurity policy


Massachusetts court weighs in on duty to defend issues
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2007

A Massachusetts trial court recently ruled on a number of issues concerning an insurer’s duties where it agrees to defend an insured under a reservation of rights


NAIC Gets the Ball Rolling to Streamline GLBA Annual Privacy Notices
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2016

As reported here, recent amendments to the annual privacy notice requirement under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (the "GLBA") contained in the Fixing


New guidance issued on “fixed indemnity” insurance benefits under Affordable Care Act
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2013

When the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”) was enacted in 1996, it exempted coverage of “excepted benefits” from its


Life insurance beneficiary files putative class action lawsuit against life insurer targeting unclaimed property practices
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2013

A federal class action lawsuit was recently filed in Massachusetts against a leading life insurer targeting claims settlement practices for unclaimed


Recent developments in coverage for construction defect claims
  • Locke Lord 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