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Related acts provisions in professional liability policies
  • Mendes & Mount LLP
  • USA
  • February 7 2017

Insurance policy provisions concerning 'related' acts are frequently found in professional liability and various claims-made policies.


Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments in First Indian Law Case of 2017
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2017

On Monday, January 9, 2017, the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Lewis v. Clarke, a case arising from the Connecticut Supreme


Connecticut Workers’ Compensation Carriers May Pursue Justice
  • Carlton Fields
  • USA
  • October 21 2016

Workers’ Compensation statutes impose liability without fault on the employers of men and women who are injured on the job. They also permit


Connecticut Jury Finds Equinox and Its Personal Trainer Negligent for Plaintiff’s Injuries, Awards $10.875 Million in Damages
  • Horwood Marcus & Berk
  • USA
  • September 13 2016

Recently, in Vaid v. Equinox Greenwich Old Track Road, Inc. ("Equinox"), a Connecticut jury awarded $10.875 million in damages to plaintiffs Dr


What preemption? Connecticut state court gives life to negligence claims based on HIPAA privacy standard of care
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2014

Like many federal statutes, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) contains a provision governing how the statute is


Connecticut Supreme Court allows plaintiffs to circumvent HIPAA’s no private right of action clause
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • November 25 2014

In an opinion released on November 11, the Connecticut Supreme Court ruled on whether the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996


Connecticut ruling finds HIPAA does not preempt state law claims
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2014

On November 11, 2014, the Connecticut Supreme Court held in Emily Byrne v. Avery Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology, P.C. ("Avery Center") (SC


Expert testimony may not always be required for professional negligence cases in Connecticut
  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2014

Plaintiffappellant and his brother, retained defendantappellee as their counsel to prepare an agreement related to the development of real property


Expert testimony not required for attorney's mishandling of client checks
  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2014

A Connecticut appellate court held that expert testimony was not necessary to establish negligence by a lawyer for mishandling checks. The defendant


Terrence P. McAvoy
  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP