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Coverage for COVID Business Loss Rejected by Illinois Federal Courts

March 9, 2021 / Writing and Speaking

By Don R. Sampen, published, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, March 9, 2021

Cases around the country have overwhelmingly, but not unanimously, rejected coverage for business losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic under standard all-risk property insurance policies.

Change of Course: Massachusetts Adopts But-For Causation—Mostly

March 9, 2021 / Writing and Speaking

by Paul V. Esposito

More than two things—death and taxes—are certain in life. There’s at least a third certainty: the law’s uncertainty about the proper standard governing proximate causation in tort cases.

Burden on Insureds to Prove Exception to Exclusion in Property Policy

February 24, 2021 / Writing and Speaking

By Don R. Sampen, published, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, February 23, 2021

The 5th District Appellate Court recently held that insureds have the burden of establishing an exception to an exclusion in a property insurance policy,

Melinda Kollross Published in DRI’s For The Defense Magazine

February 23, 2021 / Writing and Speaking

Clausen Miller is pleased to announce that Shareholder and Appellate Practice Group Chair Melinda Kollross is a featured author in the February 2021 edition of the Defense Research Institute (DRI)’s For The Defense Magazine.  

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