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Insurer’s motion to dismiss denied due to equitable tolling
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2013

United Guaranty sought reconsideration of its motion to dismiss, which the Court denied in part due to Plaintiffs' successful equitable tolling


Summary judgment granted for reinsurer due to lack of privity with direct insured
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2013

Plaintiff Backups Plus Computer Services, LLC (Backups) owned hard drives which failed. Plaintiff GF&C Holding Company (GF&C) was a client of Backups


If at first you don’t succeed: insurer estopped from compelling arbitration with Magellan Reinsurance
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • June 4 2013

Withdrawing its earlier opinion on rehearing, the Texas Court of Appeals held that New Hampshire Insurance Company ("New Hampshire") is judicially


Court of Appeal affirms vacation of arbitration award on grounds of arbitrator’s evident partiality
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2013

Thomas Kinkade Company's suit against Nancy and David White was submitted to an arbitration proceeding in which, as the Sixth Circuit noted, "the


Court dismisses all claims in private mortgage reinsurance “kickback” scheme RESPA suit
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2013

As we reported yesterday , a number of suits in recent years have been filed challenging lender and insurer practices regarding private mortgage


Class certification recommended in alleged private mortgage reinsurance “kickback” scheme
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2013

When prospective home buyers cannot make a down payment at a certain level (usually twenty percent of the purchase price), lenders often require them


Reinsurer can deny coverage based on insurer’s late notice
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2013

AIU brought an action against TIG asserting breach of contract and seeking a declaratory judgment as to coverage under nine certificates of


Invalid attorneys fee provision severed and arbitration compelled
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2013

An arbitration provision in an employment agreement provided that the "costs and expenses of the arbitration, including the arbitrator's fees, shall


Iowa and Maryland adopt acts concerning credit for reinsurance
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2013

On April 24, 2013, the Iowa State Senate adopted a Credit for Reinsurance Act that becomes effective January 1, 2014. On March 20, 2013, the Maryland


NAIC reinsurance task force meeting update - May 2013
  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2013

he NAIC's Reinsurance Task Force met on April 8, 2013, as part of the NAIC's spring national meeting. The Task Force has published its agenda and