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

    Mischek v. State Farm Mutual Auto Ins. Co. The Tenth Circuit has ruled that the doctrine of accord and satisfaction barred insureds who accepted payment from their insurer to settle their uninsured/underinsured motorist benefits claims from seeking additional UIM benefits, even if they had not...

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  • 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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  • Progressive Am. Ins. Co. v. Pawelczyk

    Progressive Am. Ins. Co. v. Pawelczyk A Florida court has ruled that a woman injured in an accident involving an uninsured/underinsured motor vehicle while she was a passenger in a rental vehicle driven by her sister could not recover under her sister's auto insurance policy. Click Here for ICLC...

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  • Long Beach Rd. Holdings, LLC v. Foremost Ins. Co.

    Long Beach Rd. Holdings, LLC v. Foremost Ins. Co. A federal court in New York has ruled that a standard flood insurance policy did not take effect on the date indicated by the insurer but, rather, on the date a loan on the property closed. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis Long Beach Rd....

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  • Mazik v. Geico General Ins. Co.

    Mazik v. Geico General Ins. Co. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis Mazik v. Geico General Ins. Co. 2019 Cal. App. LEXIS 454 Court of Appeal of California, Second Appellate District, Division Two May 17, 2019, Opinion Filed B281372

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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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  • 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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