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Melinda Kollross Featured in Member Spotlight of AM Best BestConnect Newsletter

April 25, 2019 / News

Melinda Kollross is featured in the Member Spotlight of the AM Best BestConnect newsletter for her work publishing an article titled “Preparing Effective Appeal Assessments” in the February 2019 edition of DRI’s For The Defense magazine.

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2019 Volume 1

April 18, 2019 / CM Reports

Coverage For Contaminated Milk? Arguments On Appeal Are Spoiled When Not Raised At Trial

In a contested coverage and contribution lawsuit brought by an insured’s general liability (“GL”) carrier against the insured’s auto liability carrier,

Illinois Supreme Court Decision Proves The Wisdom Of Using Appellate Counsel At Trial

April 17, 2019 / Writing and Speaking

Introduction

The authors of this Sidebar have long advocated the wisdom of using appellate counsel at trial, not only to preserve error for appeal, but to help ensure a defense verdict. A recent Illinois Supreme Court decision proves again that wisdom with respect to the expertise of appellate counsel in carefully drafting special interrogatories,

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2019 Volume 1

April 16, 2019 / CM Reports

Georgia Supreme Court Holds No Bad Faith Failure To Settle Where Settlement Offer Did Not Contain Express Time Limitation

In First Acceptance Ins. Co. of Ga. v. Hughes, No. S18G0517,

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