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(US) not all title companies are created equal: choosing wisely
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • October 30 2014

Selecting a title company for a transaction is influenced by a number of factors, including the level of customer service, responsiveness and


Second Circuit affirms a Southern District decision construing “covered location” narrowly
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • October 30 2014

In January, the Southern District rejected an insured's $2 million claim for a generator destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. The unit was in the basement


New Jersey court holds $22 million “named storm” deductible applicable to a Superstorm Sandy loss
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • November 3 2014

On October 29th, a New Jersey trial court held that a commercial policyholder's Superstorm Sandy claims were subject to a $22 million "named storm"


Color match arrives (again) in Minnesota
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2015

The Minnesota Supreme Court issued an opinion last month addressing, in living color, an insurer's obligation to match replacement materials after


Real property, financial services & title insurance update: weeks ending December 12-26, 2014 & January 2, 2015
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • January 5 2015

Investor who pooled money with two other entities to purchase property could not quiet title after the two entities recorded second version of deed


Squatter’s warming fire in vacant home held not to be vandalism by divided California court
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • April 9 2015

Last Friday, in Hung Van Ong v. Fire Ins. Exch., 2015 WL 1524464, 2015 Cal. App. LEXIS 290 (Cal.Ct.App., Apr. 3, 2015), two of the three justices on


Kentucky court: depreciating labor to get actual cash value is like making the insured use a very old roofer with debilitating arthritis to repair the roof
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • April 9 2015

Surprisingly few states have addressed the question of whether an insurer can depreciate labor as opposed to materials to arrive at actual cash


Florida Law Update - Spring 2015
  • Vernis & Bowling
  • USA
  • April 9 2015

According to 2014 statistics from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one-third (34.9 or 78.6 million) of U.S. adults are obese


Real property, financial services & title insurance update: week ending April 3, 2015
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • April 6 2015

Amount awarded in judgment of foreclosure must be supported by competent evidence and lender not entitled to award of interest or fees when only


Incapacitation of property constitutes “direct physical loss of or damage” under property policy
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2014

On November 25, 2014, a federal court in New Jersey held in Gregory Packaging, Inc. v. Travelers Property Casualty Company of America, No