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Georgia Federal District Court finds that hot tub water is “intended for bodily consumption”
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2009

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia recently held that an insurer had a duty to defend under a CGL policy and umbrella policy against claims relating to a hotel guest’s alleged contraction of Legionnaire’s Disease from a dirty hot tub


Fourth Circuit holds that a Virginia hunt club’s CGL policy did not cover club members for personal recreational activities
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2015

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals recently held that a CGL policy did not cover a club member's liability for unintentionally shooting another


Why more restaurants should purchase cyberinsurance
  • McCarter & English LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

Restaurants face a cybersecurity threat that is pervasive and alarming. P.F. Chang's China Bistro, the Dairy Queen and Jimmy John's are just a few of


2014 legislative session: bills to watch
  • Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2014

On Tuesday, March 4th, Florida lawmakers gathered in Tallahassee for the start of the 2014 legislative session. Lawmakers now have 60 days to pass


Cuba - U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. Department of the Treasury implement regulatory changes
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Cuba, USA
  • January 16 2015

As previously reported, President Obama announced on December 17, 2014 that the United States and Cuba will seek to normalize their relations


U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals holds that liquor liability exclusion applies to claim against racetrack owner
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2014

The U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has held that an insurer had no obligation under Kentucky law to defend or indemnify a racetrack owner


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


Contest insurance, part two: protecting your payout
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2013

Part 1 of this series discussed how important it is to have contest insurance if the promotion has an expensive prize. It also warned that there are


Risk management? Red Sox will have to sweep the World Series this year for fans to get free furniture
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • April 11 2008

Last fall, we posted about a New England furniture company that, backed by prize indemnification insurance, offered customers the chance to get their furniture purchase for free if the Boston Red Sox won the World Series


South Carolina decision on allocation of defense costs creates a trap for the responsive insurer
  • Nelson Brown Hamilton & Krekstein LLC
  • USA
  • July 28 2014

A recent decision by the U.S. District Court in South Carolina confirms the state's position as an outlier when it comes to whether an insurer that