Feldman and Stewart Successful at the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals
California partners Ian R. Feldman and Meredith D. Stewart secured a dismissal of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (the “Corps”) claim for over $560,000 in excess reprocurement costs against a subcontractor client arising out of the installation of 2,273 window treatments at the Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Aurora,
What’s Next Now That The Restatement Of Liability Insurance Was Approved?
By: Colleen A. Beverly
Lawyers must stand up for the integrity of the law. Both the insurance industry and policyholders must fight any court’s inclination to rely upon the final Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance (the Restatement) to the extent it contravenes the common law,
Don Sampen Article Published in Illinois Bar Journal
An article on the appellate process was recently published by Don R. Sampen in the March 2018 edition of the Illinois Bar Journal. The article is entitled “A Guide to Illinois Interlocutory Appeals. It addresses the requirements for interlocutory appeals under Illinois Supreme Court Rules 306,
Appeal Dismissed for Lack of Jurisdiction
Clausen Miller Appellate Practice Group attorney Paul Esposito recently notched a defense victory on appeal when the Appellate Court in Chicago dismissed a plaintiff’s appeal for lack of appellate jurisdiction. Plaintiff was the administrator of a decedent’s estate.
Restatement of Liability Insurance Update
By Amy R. Paulus
Since our last update on the Restatement project, two important developments occurred. First, the Council of Advisors to the Restatement Reporters recently approved Draft No.
Clausen Miller Launches Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance Task Force
Liability Coverage and Reinsurance Practice Group Leader Amy Paulus is spearheading CM’s efforts to equip our clients with the most up-to-date and thorough arsenal of research and briefs to combat the misuse of the nascent ALI Restatement of Liability Insurance Law in coverage litigation and elsewhere.
Clausen Miller Announces New Office In Connecticut
Clausen Miller is proud to announce the opening of an office in Stamford, Connecticut. This new office location will enhance the Firm’s ability to offer its full array of legal services throughout the tri-state area,
Mindy Medley published in American Bar Association’s The Brief
Mindy Medley, Clausen Miller Shareholder, was recently published in the Fall 2017 edition of The Brief, the publication of the ABA’s Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section. Mindy co-authored “The Examination Under Oath: What You Need to Know,” which examines how to prepare for an EUO and discusses nationwide case law analyzing this important tool of insurers.
Senior Partner Amy Paulus Named Leading Civil Defense Lawyer
Congratulations to Senior Partner Amy Paulus on being named a Top Civil Defense Lawyer in Illinois by Chicago Lawyer Magazine. Amy received this distinction for her work in Insurance Coverage and Reinsurance. This recognition was earned by being among those lawyers most often recommended by their peers.
George Flynn and Maura Morgan Win Summary Judgment in Cook County Legal Malpractice Case
Clausen Miller Partners George Flynn and Maura Morgan won summary judgment, thereby averting a 3 week trial for their client, just minutes after a co-defendant law firm reached a seven figure settlement with a Plaintiff Condominium Association.