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Not so fast: New York’s High Court relieves pressure on liability carriers to disclaim coverage “as soon as possible”
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • July 16 2014

Under a New York statute, a liability insurer that denies coverage for a death or bodily injury claim must provide written notice of its decision "as


Is there a duty to defend pollution claims? It’s the complaint, stupid
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • July 15 2014

This Spring, cases from Florida and Wisconsin reaffirmed the general proposition that a liability insurer's duty to defend must be determined from


New York High Court limits reach of late disclaimer statute, finding it applies only to death and bodily injury claims
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2014

The Court of Appeals of New York found that three insurers had not, by operation of New York’s late disclaimer statute, waived their right to


Guidance on seeking coverage for environmental liabilities provided in recent opinion
  • Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2014

In a recent opinion, the Indiana Court of Appeals examined and provided significant analyses of a number of fundamental concepts in insurance law


New York Supreme Court pro rata allocation for MGP sites on Long Island clarifies self-insured periods
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • October 31 2014

A New York State trial court judge applied a pro rata time on the risk allocation for pollution from manufactured gas plants on Long Island.Keyspan


Fifth Circuit holds that a TPEE in a CGL policy can exclude pollution claims even in the face of a UREC
  • Choate Hall & Stewart LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2014

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, applying Texas law, held that a Total Pollution Exclusion Endorsement in a CGL Policy did not irreconcilably


Texas Supreme Court accepts certified question regarding whether “suit” includes administrative proceeding
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2014

The Texas Supreme Court has accepted a certified question from the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals whether an insurer has the duty to defend in


Seeking (and finding) coverage for Proposition 65 claims
  • Gilbert LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2014

Navigating California's Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986better known as Proposition 65is becoming an increasingly


Eleventh Circuit affirms district court holding under Alabama law that policies are not triggered by property damage occurring prior to inception
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2014

The U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a district court's findings that CGL policies issued decades after property contamination do


State AGs in the news
  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • USA
  • September 4 2014

The AGs of Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri and the U.S. Department of Justice simultaneously filed acomplaint and proposed final judgment in the U.S