• Westerburger v. Geovera Specialty Ins. Co.

    Westerburger v. Geovera Specialty Ins. Co. A federal district court in Florida has ruled that the 30-day period for an insurer to remove a coverage action began when the insured served the insurer with their discovery responses because they contained enough information for the insurer to...

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  • Jozefowicz v. Allstate Ins. Co.

    Jozefowicz v. Allstate Ins. Co. A California court has rejected an insured's afforts to enforce a check he authorized his insurer to issue to his contractor, which deposited the check in its own bank account. Click Here for Expert ICLC Analysis Jozefowicz v. Allstate Ins. Co. 2019 Cal. App. LEXIS...

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  • Nationwide Mutual Fire Ins. Co. v. David Group Inc.

    Nationwide Mutual Fire Ins. Co. v. David Group Inc. The Supreme Court of Alabama has reaffirmed that a commercial general liability insurance policy does not cover faulty workmanship claims against an insured. Click Here for Expert ICLC Analysis Nationwide Mut. Fire Ins. Co. v. David Grp., Inc....

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  • Creekstone/Juban I, LLC v. XL Insurance America Inc.

    Creekstone/Juban I, LLC v. XL Insurance America Inc. The Supreme Court of Louisiana in a divided decision has ruled that Louisiana law does not prohibit the enforcement of a forum selection clause in an insurance policy requiring litigation in New York – a result the dissent called “ridiculous.”...

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  • National Rifle Association of America v. Cuomo

    National Rifle Association of America v. Cuomo A district court judge in New York has dismissed numerous claims brought by the National Rifle Association of America against various New York officials relating to the NRA's Carry Guard insurance. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis NRA of Am. v....

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  • Bryant v. GeoVera Specialty Ins. Co.

    Bryant v. GeoVera Specialty Ins. Co. A Florida appellate court has ruled that an insurer's post-suit payment of an appraisal award constituted a confession that it had incorrectly denied benefits to its insured by erroneously invoking the policy sublimit in its formal response to the claim...

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  • De Dios v. Indem. Ins. Co. of North America

    De Dios v. Indem. Ins. Co. of North America The Supreme Court of Iowa has ruled that a common law cause of action for bad faith failure to pay workers' compensation benefits was not available against the third party claims administrator of a worker's compensation insurance provider. Click Here...

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  • Guideone Mutual Ins. Co. v. Cote Brilliante Presbyterian Church

    Guideone Mutual Ins. Co. v. Cote Brilliante Presbyterian Church A “faulty work” exclusion in an insurance policy precluded coverage of damage to a church's pipe organ that allegedly had been caused by a person hired to perform maintenance on the organ. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis...

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  • River of Life Assembly of God v. Church Mutual Ins. Co.

    River of Life Assembly of God v. Church Mutual Ins. Co. A Texas court has remanded a case brought by an insured against its insurance company and adjuster on diversity grounds even though the insurer elected to take responsibility for the adjuster. Click Here ICLC Expert Analysis River of...

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  • Nichols v. State Farm Mutual Auto. Ins. Co.

    Nichols v. State Farm Mutual Auto. Ins. Co. An appellate court in Minnesota has ruled that a health care provider complied with the state's no-fault law when it submitted a claim to its patient's health care insurer rather than to her no-fault carrier. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis...

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  • First Liberty Insurance Corp. v. McGeehan

    First Liberty Insurance Corp. v. McGeehan A federal district court in Pennsylvania has ruled that an insurance company did not owe coverage to a couple injured in an auto accident under a policy issued to the husband's father where the couple did not reside with his parents. Click Here for ICLC...

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