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Free Bite? Maybe Not: Expanded Liability For Dog Bites

September 28, 2022 / CM Reports / Writing and Speaking

By Paul V. Esposito

You can’t help but love ’em. Dogs. Our relationship with these descendants of the gray wolf is unlike that with any other animal. To many people, they are like people—even like family.

Insured Not Liable For Declining To Settle Within Its Self-insured Retention

September 23, 2022 / Writing and Speaking

By Don R. Sampen, published, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, September 20, 2022

Applying Illinois law, the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently held that an umbrella insurer had no cause of action against an insured for failure to settle within the insured’s retained limit. 

Tom Moody and Mike Scott Secure Final Judgment Following Question of Assignments of Benefits Validity

September 12, 2022 / News

Clausen Miller attorneys Tom Moody and Mike Scott obtained a summary disposition for their client after the First Judicial Circuit Court of Florida found the plaintiff’s Assignment of Benefits invalid.

Darrell Limia and Tony Pagán Granted Dismissal in Insurance Policy Dispute

September 12, 2022 / News

Clausen Miller attorneys Darrell Limia and Tony Pagán successfully secured a dismissal for their client after the plaintiffs’ failure to comply with Fla. Stat. § 627.70152.

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