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Deli meat maker seeks coverage from supplier’s insurance carrier
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2012

A company whose deli meat products were allegedly contaminated by the inclusion of the Salmonella-tainted red and black pepper sold to it by a supplier has sued the supplier’s insurance company to recover damages resulting from the products’ recall


Insurance cos. seek declaration of no duty to defend Four Loko lawsuits
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2012

Two commercial liability insurance companies have filed a complaint against Phusion Projects Inc., the company that makes Four Loko, an alcoholic beverage containing stimulants such as caffeine, guarana and taurine, seeking a declaration that “they do not owe a duty to defend or indemnify” the company in personal injury and wrongful death actions filed against it in several states


California court holds product contamination insurance does not cover ingredients contaminated by insured’s supplier
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • March 18 2015

On February 6th, an intermediate level California appellate court held that a product contamination policy only covered contamination that occurs


When is the presence of Lactobacillus acidophilus an occurrence under a CGL policy?
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2014

In Wisconsin Pharmacal Co. v. Nebraska Cultures of California, No. 13AP613 (Wis. Ct. App. Oct. 29, 2014), the Wisconsin Court of Appeals analyzed the


Technology companies: when a product complaint arises, will your insurance cover the claims?
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • May 5 2015

Sometimes, technology products contain flaws. Purchasers may complain to the manufacturer about the flawed products, and some complaints become


Contamination products insurance does not cover recall of ingredients supplied to insured manufacturer
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • USA
  • March 25 2015

In Windsor Food Quality Company, Ltd v. The Underwriters of Lloyds of London, et al. (2015) 2015 Cal.App. LEXIS 195, the California Court of Appeal


Insurance coverage considerations for alleged mislabeling of herbal and dietary supplements
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • February 13 2015

The New York Attorney General recently ordered four major retailers to stop selling herbal supplements that it alleged did not contain labeled


Contamination products insurance does not cover recall of ingredients supplied to insured manufacturer
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2015

The California Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District held that a contamination products policy does not cover ingredients obtained from a


Cyber attacks on smart devices: get smart
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 2 2016

We consider the potential product liability implications of cyber attacks on smart devices. In the hit film 'Kingsman: The Secret Service', a British


California appellate court finds no malicious product tampering coverage for Westland’s ground beef
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • February 11 2015

In 2008, Windsor Food Quality Company, Ltd. (Windsor) purchased WestlandHallmark Meat Company's (Westland's) ground beef as an ingredient to be used