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.
On April 1, 2014, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014. The primary purpose of the law is to provide a one-year delay of a 24% reduction in payment rates for physicians who participate in the Medicare program.
Fifth Third Bancorp and the Lack of a Historical Foundation for the Existence of a "Coach Class Trustee"
This is an interesting point, to me anyway, and a point that, for me, falls in that odd space between too short for a good blog post but too long for a tweet.
Insurance relies on uncertainty most of the time, so we price premiums based on events that the actuaries say are predictable en masse instead of unpredictable on an individual basis.