• Cincinnati Ins. Co. v. Belt

    Cincinnati Ins. Co. v. Belt A Kentucky appellate court reversed a $4,583,472.39 judgment against an insurer. The original claim related to the insurer's handling of a claim for benefits by a woman injured while riding a utility task vehicle. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis  ...

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  • Texas Mutual Ins. Co. v. Chicas

    Texas Mutual Ins. Co. v. Chicas The Supreme Court of Texas ruled that the 45 day deadline to seek judicial review of a decision by a DWC appeals panel is not jurisdictional. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis   TEX. MUT. INS. CO. v. CHICAS, 2019 Tex. LEXIS 353 Supreme Court of Texas...

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  • Engrassia v. Uzcategui

    Engrassia v. Uzcategui Parties settled an insurance coverage case involving a matter of public importance after oral arguments in a state supreme court and have the court dismiss the appeal – Two Justices Dissented Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis ENGRASSIA v. UZCATEGUI 2019 N.J. LEXIS...

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  • Ace American Ins. Co. v. American Med. Plumbing Inc.

    Ace American Ins. Co. v. American Med. Plumbing Inc. A New Jersey court has ruled that a widely used for construction contract precluded insurers' subrogation actions against contracting parties. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis Ace Am. Ins. Co. v. American Med. Plumbing, Inc. 2019 N.J....

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  • Berns v. Sentry Select Ins. Co.

    Berns v. Sentry Select Ins. Co. Cause of action for bad faith breach of duty to defend. Insurance provider did not have to defend Berns due to the intentional act exception in the insurance policy. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis   BERNS v. SENTRY SELECT INS.CO. 2019 U.S. App....

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  • Advanced Pre-Settlement Funding LLC v. Gazda & Tadayon

    Advanced Pre-Settlement Funding LLC v. Gazda & Tadayon This case involves an inter-pleader action of funds obtained from a settlement in a personal injury suit. The proceeds were insufficient to satisfy all claims, the injured individual's attorneys, filed this action. Click Here for...

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  • Sandoval v. Williamson

    Sandoval v. Williamson An employee, who was an undocumented immigrant, suffered an injury while working and was not entitled to additional permanent disability benefits because the employee was not eligible or authorized to work in the United States under Federal immigration law. Click Here...

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  • Guzman v. American Security Insurance Co.

    Guzman v. American Security Insurance Co. A federal district court in Florida has ruled that a first appraisal award was final under the provisions of an insurance policy, rejecting an insurer's contention that an email trail demonstrated that the first award was preliminary and that a second –...

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  • Yaghoubi v. Traveler's Insurance

    Yaghoubi v. Traveler's Insurance The Supreme Court of Montana has ruled that an aircraft insurance policy that insured three aircraft was not subject to stacking of its passenger liability coverages. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis YAGHOUBI v. TRAVELER'S CAS. INS. CO. OF AM. 2019 U.S. App....

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  • Michigan Head & Spine Institute PC v. Pioneer State Mutual Insurance Co.

    Michigan Head & Spine Institute PC v. Pioneer State Mutual Insurance Co. A Michigan appellate court has again ruled that an anti-assignment provision in a no-fault insurance policy violated public policy and was not enforceable. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis   MICH. HEAD &...

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  • Hudson Insurance Co. v. Millard

    Hudson Insurance Co. v. Millard A federal district court in Virginia ruled that an insurer that issued an occupational accident insurance policy had no obligation to the insured for injuries he sustained a a result of his aggression in a fight. Click Here for ICLC Expert Analysis  ...

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