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New York Appellate Court Affirms Dismissal of Complaint Against Title Insurance Company for Defalcated Escrow Funds
  • Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

The Second Department of New York’s Appellate Division recently affirmed a lower court’s decision that a title insurance company was not responsible


Pennsylvania Appellate Court Denies Title Coverage After Settlement Agent’s Misappropriation of Funds
  • Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
  • USA
  • April 11 2017

The Superior Court of Pennsylvania recently affirmed a lower court’s denial of a lender’s claim for coverage from a title insurance company after a


USAA Texas Lloyds Company v. Gail Menchaca - Clarifying the relationship between an insured’s contract and statutory bad faith claims. Or does it?
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • USA
  • April 7 2017

On April 7 2017, the Texas Supreme Court issued its opinion in USAA Texas Lloyds Co. v Menchaca in an attempt to fulfill its "duty to settle the


Texas Supreme Court uses Hurricane Ike case to clarify insurance “con tort” issues
  • Carrington Coleman
  • USA
  • April 7 2017

Acknowledging its own precedents had "led to substantial confusion among other courts," the Texas Supreme Court in Menchaca attempts to clarify "the


California Appellate Court Reverses Lower Court’s Decision and Holds Insured Was Collaterally Estopped from Lawsuit Against Title Insurance Company
  • Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2017

The California Court of Appeals recently reversed a trial court's order and held that an insured property owner was collaterally estopped from suing


Maine’s Supreme Court Holds That the Mere Possibility of Future Claim for Public Easement Does Not Trigger Coverage Under Title Insurance Policy
  • Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2017

The Supreme Judicial Court of Maine recently affirmed a lower court’s judgment in favor of defendant title insurance company and the denial of


Loss suffered by restaurant owners excluded under insurance policy’s Freezing Exclusion
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 14 2017

Damage to the insureds' restaurant was caused by two freezing incidents and was excluded from coverage by the freezing exclusion which provided that


Arkansas Court Holds Mitigation Expenses Incurred to Prevent a Non-Covered Business Income Loss not Covered
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2017

An Arkansas appellate court held that a commercial property policy which covers expenses incurred to avoid the loss of business income covers those


Federal Court in Georgia Holds Insurer is Entitled to Rescind Based on Material Misrepresentation in Application
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2017

A federal court in Georgia recently held that an insurer had the right to rescind a policy based on a material misrepresentation in the insurance


Florida Supreme Court Finds Concurrent Cause Doctrine Applicable when Independent Perils Converge
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2017

The Florida Supreme Court recently held that an insured may obtain coverage for an entire claim where there are multiple independent concurrent causes