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Category: Insurance Law

Insurance Companies Beware of Bad Faith Denials of Claims in the State of Washington

This is an important, recent decision from the Supreme Court of the State of Washington, its highest court, involving a personal injury situation arising from a homeowner’s claim. The name

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Lessons from Hurricane Ike: Texas Revives Statutory Bad Faith

In the recent decision of USAA Texas Lloyds v. Menchaca, the Texas Supreme Court ruled that homeowners and other insureds can rely on Texas law to seek damages against insurance

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Insurance Company Reservation of Rights Letters—Better be Specific!

A recent case decided by the Supreme Court of South Carolina, Harleysville Group Insurance v. Heritage Communities Inc., exemplifies an important lesson for lawyers on both sides of the insurance

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Considerations When Suing an Insurance Company

Suing an insurance company is something that happens frequently in the United States, but there are a number of general questions that need to be thought out by lawyers before

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CLE Course: Recent Litigation and Legislation in Insurance Law

In addition to my law practice, I have the honor of serving as a faculty member on LawLine.com, which is the largest online, continuing legal education (CLE) provider in the

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High Scrutiny of Long-Term Disability Insurance Claims by Insurance Companies

Filing a claim for long-term disability benefits is an exhausting and complicated process—especially in the early stages. Professionals need to be wary of what this process entails in order to

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An Insurance Company’s Duty to Defend (Part 2)

{6 minutes to read} In Part 1, we discussed types of liability claims and how your insurance company will defend you in such a claim. Below, we continue the discussion

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Professional Liability Insurance Policies & Notice

{5:00 minutes to read} While lawyers are busy helping and representing their clients, they often hurt themselves by not reading their insurance policies. It’s important for lawyers to realize what

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Misrepresentation of Facts on Your Insurance Application Could Spell Trouble

{2:20 minutes to read} Incorrect or false information on an insurance application could have major ramifications. Whether the insured is a business or an individual, applying for insurance means entering

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