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Clausen Miller to Attend Property Insurance Claims Group Conference

April 24, 2024 / News

Dennis D. Fitzpatrick, Kelly M. Vogt, Sava Alexander Vojcanin and Thomas D. Jacobson will attend the PICG Conference in London on Thursday, May 9.

Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit Rules Not Necessary for Insured to Include Estimate of Damages when Providing Notice of Supplemental Claim

April 22, 2024 / News / Writing and Speaking

Zachary Sonenblum breaks down a Hurricane Irma damages case in which the Eleventh Circuit reversed a district court’s entry of summary judgment in favor of the insurer, holding that an insured does not need to include an estimate of damages when providing notice of a supplemental claim.

Florida Southern District Dismisses Counts Against Insurer and Rules Coverage Issues Must Be Determined Prior to Bad Faith Issues 

April 9, 2024 / News / Writing and Speaking

Kelly Vogt analyzes a Florida Southern District Court decision in which the court dismissed bad faith and breach of contract counts against an insurer, as Florida law dictates that coverage issues must be determined prior to bad faith issues going forward.

Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal Reverses Judgment for Insured After Trial Court Declines to Apply Hurricane Deductible Post-Verdict to Offset Jury Verdict

April 3, 2024 / News / Writing and Speaking

Kelly Vogt examines a Florida Fourth DCA holding in which the Court reversed a trial court’s judgment and ruled in favor of the insurer after the trial court declined to apply a hurricane deductible post-verdict to offset the jury’s verdict in a Hurricane Irma damages case.

Florida Third District Court of Appeal Rules Trial Court Order Compelling Appraisal Violated Policy and Due Process

April 2, 2024 / News / Writing and Speaking

Kelly Vogt analyzes the Florida Third DCA’s reversal of a trial court’s order granting an insured’s ore tenus motion to compel appraisal, holding that the trial court violated the subject policy and deprived the insurer of its due process rights by granting the motion.

Clausen Miller to Sponsor and Attend 2024 PowerCon Energy and Power Conference

March 27, 2024 / Events / News

Dennis D. Fitzpatrick, Margaret Hupp Fahey, Kelly M. Vogt and Mara Goltsman will attend the conference in New York City on Wednesday, April 3.

Nicholas Travis to Discuss Property Case Law Developments at PLRB 2024 Claims Conference and Insurance Services Expo

March 19, 2024 / Events / News / Writing and Speaking

In “Property Case Law Developments: Personal Lines,” Nicholas Travis will share property coverage insights and describe how recent case law impacts claim investigation techniques.

Florida Fourth DCA Reverses Trial Court’s Decision and Remands for New Trial After Finding that a Non-Disclosed Witness’s Testimony Was a Surprise

March 4, 2024 / News / Writing and Speaking

Kelly Vogt examines a Florida Fourth DCA decision to reverse a trial court’s entry of summary judgment in favor of the insureds after finding that the trial court allowing a non-disclosed witness’s testimony was a surprise, which prejudiced the insurer with no ability to cure.

Florida Fifth District Court of Appeal Affirms Summary Judgment in Favor of Store Defendant in Case Addressing Constructive Notice of Hazardous Conditions 

February 28, 2024 / News / Writing and Speaking

Kelly Vogt analyzes a Florida Fifth DCA decision that a plaintiff’s testimony regarding liquid on a store floor that caused her to fall did not support a permissible interference that the condition existed for a length of time sufficient to establish constructive notice.

Florida Middle District Grants Unopposed Motion to Compel Appraisal but Denies Insurer’s Request for Itemization

February 22, 2024 / News / Writing and Speaking

Kelly Vogt examines a Florida Middle District decision granting an insurer’s motion to compel appraisal and abate litigation in a Hurricane Ian damages suit but denying the insurer’s request for itemization of the appraisal due to the objection of the insured.

  • Chicago

    Illinois 60603

    10 South LaSalle Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    T: 312.855.1010 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • New York

    New York 10005

    28 Liberty Street 39th Floor

    New York, New York 10005

    T: 212.805.3900 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Mission Viejo

    California 92691

    27285 Las Ramblas

    Suite 200

    Mission Viejo, California 92691

    T: 949.260.3100 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Florham Park

    New Jersey 07932

    100 Campus Drive

    Florham Park, New Jersey 07932

    T: 973.410.4130 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 973.410.4169 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Michigan City

    Indiana 46360

    200 Commerce Square

    Michigan City, Indiana 46360

    T: 219.262.6106 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partners: Paige M. Neel, Kimbley A. Kearney

  • Milwaukee

    Wisconsin 53202

    250 E. Wisconsin Avenue

    Suite 1800

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202

    T: 414.279.5525 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: James M. Weck

  • Stamford

    Connecticut 06902

    68 Southfield Avenue

    2 Stamford Landing Suite 100

    Stamford, Connecticut 06902

    T: 203.921.0303 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Matthew J. Van Dusen

  • Tampa

    Florida 33609

    4830 West Kennedy Boulevard, One Urban Center

    Suite 600

    Tampa, Florida 33609

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick Co-Managing Partner: Kelly M. Vogt

  • San Francisco

    California 94111

    100 Pine Street

    Suite 1250

    San Francisco, California 94111

    T: 415.287.2744 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Houston

    Texas 77019

    2929 Allen Parkway

    American General Center, Suite 200

    Houston, Texas 77019

    T: 346.229.4612 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Ramy P. Elmasri

  • Dallas

    Texas 75201

    325 N. Saint Paul Street

    Suite 3100

    Dallas, Texas 75201

    T: 469.942.8635 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Ramy P. Elmasri

  • Boca Raton

    Florida 33434

    7777 Glades Road

    Suite 405

    Boca Raton, Florida 33434

    T: 561.765.5305 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick Co-Managing Partner: Kelly M. Vogt