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Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes Blog Blog

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The 5th Amendment and Insurance Coverage

USA - September 19 2019 When a property is destroyed by fire, the property owner's property insurance likely will cover the loss all things being equal. But if the fire was…

Is Faulty Workmanship an “Occurrence” Under a CGL Policy?

USA - September 16 2019 Manufacturers often face multiple lawsuits when their products fail to perform as expected. Sometimes, the cause of the product's failure is the…

Ohio Supreme Court to Confront Whether Return Premium Required Before Seeking Rescission

USA - September 9 2019 The Ohio Supreme Court recently accepted a case that presents two issues with significant implications for insurers seeking to void policies based…

Non-Signatory Surety Bound By Arbitration Clause in Incorporated Contract

USA - September 4 2019 An arbitration provision in a contract typically applies only to the contracting parties. Where, however, the contract is incorporated by reference…

On Remand, New York Federal Court Denies Reinsurer’s Motion for Summary Judgment on Obligation to Pay Defense Costs

USA - September 3 2019 After the Second Circuit remanded this case back to the district court because of the New York Court of Appeal’s decision in Global Reinsurance Corp…

New York Federal Court Holds Reinsurance Information Relevant and Subject to Production

USA - September 3 2019 A New York magistrate judge ruled similarly to the decision above, that reinsurance information was relevant to the case, and found in favor of the…

Alabama Federal Court Lifts Confidentiality Designation on Reinsurance Agreement

USA - September 3 2019 In a dispute over claims under a disability policy, the insurance company’s designation of a reinsurance agreement as confidential has been lifted by…

EU Third Country Equivalence and Reinsurance

European Union - September 3 2019 On July 29, 2019, the European Commission published its "Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European…

No Point in “Wining” About It — No Coverage for Missing Wine

USA - September 3 2019 In an interesting case about wine and wine collectors, purchasers of fine wines sought coverage for wine they ordered from a seller but never received…

Massachusetts Court Denies Reinsurers’ Discovery Request for Declaratory Judgment Expense Documents

USA - September 3 2019 In a dispute over reinsurance coverage for an environmental settlement with the underlying policyholder, the reinsurers brought a motion to compel the…