In its recently released annual analysis of securities class action litigation, PricewaterhouseCoopers observes that while 2013 may not have been a particularly noteworthy year in the securities class action litigation arena, “significant events and announcements in 2013 have set the stage for potentially sweeping changes in the future.”
With all of the specialized, technical ”legalese” an ERISA attorney must know to do a proper job for a client, you wouldn’t think that knowledge of cooking and laundry would play a part. But, you would be wrong.
When faced with a subrogation loss involving a new or fairly new house, and a potential construction defect that caused the loss, one of the first things to look for is how warranties can help or hurt your case.
If you are an avid reader of our blog, you will know that we have regularly been reminding policyholders who have suffered property damage from Superstorm Sandy of the upcoming April 28, 2014, deadline to file their Proof of Loss for flood damages.
In Volk v. Ace American Insurance Company, Johnson was developmentally disabled and required the use of an assistant.
Earlier this week, the U.S. Supreme Court granted certiorari in Dart Cherokee Basin Operating Co., LLC v. Owens, No. 13-719 (docket). The question presented is:
Whether a defendant seeking removal to federal court is required to include evidence supporting federal jurisdiction in the notice of removal, or is alleging the required “short and plain statement of the grounds for removal” enough?
After yesterday’s legislative session in Tallahassee, it appears the Florida House of Representatives’ final vote on House Bill 129 – commonly referred to as the “Citizens Sinkhole Repair Bill” – may take place as soon as this Friday, April 11th.
D&O Policy’s Professional Services Exclusion Does Not Preclude Law Firm’s Coverage for False Advertising Claim
Well-advised professional services firms will carry both errors and omissions insurance and management liability insurance.
Just after assuming powers as the new Russian Insurance Regulator late 2013 and completing the internal re-organisation of the insurance department in March 2013, the Russian Central Bank is contemplating the initiative of sending its supervisors (so called curators) to the Russian insurance companies.
Revenue Sharing - Investment Policy Statements. The 2012 Tussey vs. ABB Inc. decision garnered headlines and provided fodder for seminars on ERISA fiduciary liability as it was the first reported decision to tag rank and file employees with huge ERISA fiduciary liability.