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New York Court of Appeals revisits decision that insurers cannot rely on policy exclusions to escape coverage duties

USA - January 10 2014 On January 7, 2014, the Court of Appeals of New York revisited its decision in K2 Investment v. American Guarantee, 21 N.Y.3d 384 (2013). The Court's…

Michael S. Cryan, Elliott M. Kroll, James M. Westerlind

New York Court of Appeals holds insurers cannot rely on policy exclusions to escape coverage duties

USA - July 19 2013 In K2 Investment v. American Guarantee, 2013 WL 2475869 (N.Y. Ct. App. June 11, 2013), the Court of Appeals of New York, relying on dicta in its…

Michael S. Cryan, Elliott M. Kroll, James M. Westerlind

New York Court of Appeals affirms ‘follow the settlements’ doctrine but requires allocations to be ‘objectively reasonable’

USA - February 22 2013 In U.S. Fid. & Guar. Co. v. American Re-Ins. Co., 2013 WL 451666, 2013 N.Y. Slip Op. 00784 (N.Y. Feb. 7, 2013), the New York Court of Appeals…

Eric A. Biderman, Peter G. Mancuso, Michael S. Cryan, Elliott M. Kroll, James M. Westerlind

Corporate insurance issues following Hurricane Sandy

USA - November 5 2012 Immediately call your insurance broker and your insurance company.

Elliott M. Kroll

Brasner III: carriers may have to return premium in Florida

USA - July 27 2012 In Pruco Life Ins. Co. v. Brasner, No. 10-cv-80804, slip op. (S.D. Fla. Jul. 25, 2012) (Brasner III), the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida granted defendant Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.’s (Wells Fargo) post-trial motion for reconsideration, holding that, based on newly discovered evidence, it was entitled to a trial on the issue of whether the plaintiff, Pruco Life Insurance Company (Pruco), should be required to return premiums paid by Wells Fargo for the subject policy after Wells Fargo had acquired the policy in the secondary market.

Eric A. Biderman, Michael S. Cryan, Elliott M. Kroll, James M. Westerlind