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CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2018 Vol. 2

July 30, 2018 / CM Reports

Appraisers May Determine Cause Of Damage

In Walnut Creek Townhome Association v. Depositors Insurance Co., No. 16- 0121 (Iowa, June 1, 2018), the Iowa Supreme Court held that the factual cause of damage to insured property may be determined by appraisal.

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2018 Vol.1

April 18, 2018 / CM Reports

“Can We Lower Our Flood Coverage?” Insurance Broker Negligent After Being Found To Have Unilaterally Lowered Flood Coverage

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals has refused to overturn two jury verdicts that found an insurance broker negligent for reducing the flood sublimit on a New York property owner’s policy prior to Hurricane Sandy,

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2018 Vol. 1

April 17, 2018 / CM Reports

Restatement Of The Law Of Liability Insurance Makes Its Mark Prior To Approval

As we reported last issue, Clausen Miller’s Restatement of Liability Insurance Law Task Force assists insurers in understanding,

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2017 Vol. 4

January 29, 2018 / CM Reports

Have Fun And Be Wary: Three Recent Cases From The Second Department Discussing Primary Assumption Of Risk

A review of the Second Department decisions issued in the months preceding the close of 2017 revealed several interesting cases dealing with primary assumption of risk.

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2017 Vol. 4

January 19, 2018 / CM Reports

United States Supreme Court Decision Proves That Appellate Practice Is A Minefield Best Navigated By Savvy Appellate Practitioners

The recent unanimous decision by the United States Supreme Court in Hamer v. Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago,

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2017 Vol. 3

October 22, 2017 / CM Reports

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rejects “Unduly High Threshold” For Bad Faith Claims

In a case of first impression before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, the Court in Matthew Rancosky v. Washington National Insurance Company (2017 Pa.

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2017 Vol. 3

October 16, 2017 / CM Reports

SIDEBAR: Seventh Circuit Condemns Class Action Settlement That Merely Generates Fees For Plaintiffs Class Counsel As “Utterly Worthless”

In In Re Subway Footlong Sandwich Marketing & Sales Practices Litigation, 869 F.3d 551 (7th Cir.

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2017 Vol. 2

July 25, 2017 / CM Reports

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Where Does It Hurt? A New Defense Expert Comes To The Scene When Determining Whether The Plaintiff Suffered A Serious Injury In Automobile Accident Cases

Just about every experienced civil litigator has at some point in their career handled an automobile accident case.

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2017 Vol. 2

July 25, 2017 / CM Reports

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Sidebar: A Cautionary Tale: The Fine Line Between Practicing Civility In Law And Giving Up Your Client’s Rights

A recent decision by the Illinois Appellate Court, Second District,

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2017 Vol. 1

May 3, 2017 / CM Reports

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Sidebar: Ninth Circuit Creates Bad Law For Excess Insurers—At Least In California

On March 21, 2017, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued its decision in Teleflex Medical
Inc.

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