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Don't overlook the importance of additional insured endorsements
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2015

Whether you are giving one to someone else or asking for one, you need to use additional insured endorsements (AIE) that give you as much protection


New Florida Federal Court decision exposes construction insurance gap
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • June 8 2015

Your insurance policy may not cover the costs of an expensive Chapter 558 construction defect process. Florida's construction defect statute, Chapter


New Jersey Supreme Court rules claimants may be entitled to recover attorneys’ fees in coverage cases even without establishing liability in the underlying action
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2015

The New Jersey Supreme Court recently ruled that a successful claimant including both an insured and a third-party beneficiary in a coverage case is


Indiana court nixes requests for reinsurance and reserves
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • May 27 2015

Early last month a federal court in Indianapolis barred a policyholder from seeking the claims and underwriting files of the defendant carrier’s


Eleventh Circuit rejects insurer’s application of “manifestation trigger” in property damage case
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2015

In a case of significance to property owners and contractors, the Eleventh Circuit recently rejected an insurer's attempt to apply a manifestation


How construction lenders can avoid title insurance coverage denial for mechanics liens
  • Miller Canfield PLC
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

A title insurance company can deny a construction lender's coverage against mechanics liens that were asserted after the lender stopped funding the


Construction defects: what insurance policy applies
  • Jimerson & Cobb P.A.
  • USA
  • April 29 2015

In construction defect claims, various insurance policies are often implicated. These policies can span many years, so it is critical to determine


Federal court in Texas holds “your work” exclusion bars coverage for construction defects to home
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2015

A federal court in Texas held that the "your work" exclusion is unambiguous and enforceable, barring a homeowner from collecting under a contractor's


Oklahoma anti-indemnification statute held to preclude obligation of insurer under construction agreement where indemnity arises out of negligence or fault of the indemnitee
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2015

A federal court in Oklahoma granted an insurer's motion to dismiss claims against it for breach of contract and bad faith on the grounds that an


South Carolina Court of Appeals holds excess insurer has no obligation to cover excess judgment
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2015

The South Carolina Court of Appeals recently held that an excess insurer had no obligation to cover an excess judgment. Crossmann Communities of