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New York court holds negligent supervision claim triggers defense
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2012

In its recent decision in Am. Auto. Ins. Co. v. Sec. Income Planners & Co., 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 39444 (E.D.N.Y. Mar. 22, 2012), the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York had occasion to consider exclusions in a professional liability applicable to commingling andor conversion of client funds, and whether these exclusions applied to the named insured’s negligent failure to prevent an employee from committing such conduct


Michigan court holds notice of potential claim insufficient
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • September 24 2013

In its recent decision in Lemons v. Mikocem, LLC, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 133976 (E.D. Mich. Sept. 19, 2013), the United States District Court for the


New York’s highest court addresses rescission of policy to additional insured
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • June 18 2012

In its recent decision in Admiral Ins. Co. v Joy Contractors, Inc., 2012 NY Slip Op 4670 (N.Y. June 12, 2012), the New York Court of Appeals, New York’s highest court, considered whether a general liability policy can be rescinded to the detriment of an innocent additional insured


Eleventh Circuit affirms duty to defend Legionnaires’ Disease lawsuit
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2012

In its recent decision in Westport Ins. Corp. v. VN Hotel Group, 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 22187 (11th Cir. Oct. 25, 2012), the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, applying Florida law, had occasion to consider whether a pollution exclusion and a fungibacteria exclusion operated to bar coverage for an underlying wrongful death claim involving Legionnaires' Disease


California court reaffirms negligent professional advice not an occurrence
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2012

In its recent decision in Aquarius Well Drilling, Inc. v. American States Insurance Co., 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 172770 (E.D. Cal. Dec. 4, 2012), the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California had occasion to consider whether an insured’s professional negligence constituted an occurrence for the purpose of triggering coverage under a general liability policy


New Jersey federal court addresses related wrongful acts
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2011

In its recent decision Gladstone v. Westport Insurance Corporation, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 132100 (D.N.J. Nov. 16, 2011), the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey addressed the concept of related wrongful acts in the context of a lawyers malpractice insurance policy


South Carolina court awards insured declaratory judgment fees through appeal
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2012

In a matter involving an issue of first impression under South Carolina law, the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, in its recent decision in Jessco, Inc. v. Builders Mutual Insurance Co., 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 62114 (May 3, 2012), considered whether an insured is entitled to recover fees and costs after successfully litigating a declaratory judgment action on appeal


Florida court holds insurer not estopped from denying pre-tender costs
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2014

In its recent decision in Embroidme.Com, Inc. v. Travelers Prop. Cas. Co. of Am., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 7715 (S.D. Fla. Jan. 23, 2014), the United


Oklahoma Court holds failure to warn not a covered professional service
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2013

In its recent decision in Hanover Am. Ins. Co. v. Saul, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 29739 (W.D. Okl. Mar. 5, 2013), the United States District Court for


Mississippi court holds no coverage for molestation claim under E&O policy
  • Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2013

In its recent decision in Tudor Ins. Co. v. Manchester Educ. Found., Inc., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 8458 (S.D. Miss. Jan. 22, 2013), the United States