We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance

Results: 1-10 of 1,823

Real Property & Title Insurance Update: Weeks Ending April 29 & May 6, 2016
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • May 10 2016

Trial court erred by involuntarily dismissing foreclosure action based solely on lender’s failure to respond to requests for admission because

Diminished Value Claims Under Homeowners Coverage Certified in Georgia Class Action
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2016

The court in Thompson v. State Farm Fire & Cas. Co., 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 30308 (D. Ga. 2016), recently issued a mixed ruling on class certification

Title insurance and foreclosure: What type of title coverage do lenders need in connection with a foreclosure in California?
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2011

With mortgage defaults on the rise, a growing number of lenders are being forced to foreclose on their collateral, either judicially or non-judicially, exercising the private power of sale

Exterminating Coverage Under a Pesty Pollution Exclusion: Vermont Supreme Court Denies Coverage for Pesticide Contamination
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2016

The Vermont Supreme Court recently held that the plain language interpretation of a pollution exclusion in a homeowner policy barred coverage for

The possession and control requirement for third party losses under fidelity bonds
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2015

At the time of going to press, the VW emissions scandal has been unfolding, with a securities class action brought by purchasers of American

Setting aside an appraisal award for bias or conflict of interest
  • Merlin Law Group, PA
  • USA
  • July 12 2015

An insurance appraisal award will typically not be vacated unless it clearly appears that it was made without authority or was the result of fraud

Connecticut Legislation Requiring Homeowners Policies to Provide Coverage for Collapse and Mitigation Crumbles
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

A bill requiring homeowners insurance policies in Connecticut to provide coverage for the peril of collapse and mitigation undertaken to prevent all

Property Owners and Landlords Beware: Personal Injury From Lead-Based Paint Ingestion Is Excluded From Coverage Under Commercial General Liability Insurance Policy’s “Pollution” Exclusion Provision
  • Berger Singerman LLP
  • USA
  • March 31 2016

Property owners and landlords should be aware that if a tenant or others are injured as a result of poisoning from lead or other substances which are

Court rules that semicolon in statute means that force-placed insurance provision of RESPA is not yet effective
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • October 3 2011

In Williams v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Judge Cecilia M. Altonaga of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, ruled that a semicolon contained in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act means that force-placed insurance provisions contained in the amendments to the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (“RESPA”) are not yet in effect

Expect focus - volume III, Summer 2014
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • September 16 2014

EXPECTFOCUS is a quarterly review of developments in the insurance and financial services industry, provided on a complimentary basis to clients and