The Tenth Circuit Clarifies the Terms “Broadcasting” and “Telecasting” in Exclusions Under the “Advertising Injury” Section in CGL Policies

The Tenth Circuit Clarifies the Terms “Broadcasting” and “Telecasting” in Exclusions Under the “Advertising Injury” Section in CGL Policies

In Dish Network Corp. v. Arrowood Indemnity Co., et al., D.C. No. 1:09-CV-00447-JLK-MEH (10th Cir. Nov. 25, 2014), the Tenth Circuit affirmed a district court’s grant of summary judgment in favor of the insurers, Arrowood Indemnity Company, Travelers Indemnity Company of Illinois, XL Insurance America, Inc., and National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, finding that the insurers were not obligated to defend and indemnify Dish Network Corporation or Dish Network, LLC (collectively Dish Network) due to exclusions present in their respective insurance policies.