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$300 Million—Plus Ruling Favors NJ Transit Against Insurer—Words Matter!

In light of the recent hurricanes that have decimated parts of the United States, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean, it is important to remember that ongoing battles that resulted from

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Late Notice is Not Always Late!

A case was just decided in January of this year by the highest court in the state of Maryland, which is known as the Maryland Court of Appeals. What the

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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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Do You Have Claims-Made Professional Liability Coverage? Know Your Reporting Requirements

Professional Liability Insurance (PLI) is generally sold as claims-made coverage—a unique type of time-limited coverage primarily for professionals. Typical examples of PLI coverage include:  •Legal malpractice for attorneys; •Medical malpractice

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Know Your Rights During An IME (Part 2)

My last article discussed the governance of an IME and how to prepare for one. This article shares my advice concerning what happens during an IME. When it comes to

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What is an IME & How Do I Prepare for One?

{3:55 minutes to read} In the world of claims or lawsuits against insurance companies, IME is an acronym for Independent Medical Examination. These examinations are never truly independent, however. IMEs

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If You’re Seeking Insurance Proceeds, Don’t Forget These 3 Critical Responsibilities

{6:50 minutes to read} When you submit a claim for insurance benefits under your policy, there are certain things you, as the insured, are required to do. There are things

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Insurance 101: What Coverage Is Available & What Type Do You Need?

{3:15 minutes to read} Most people will acquire insurance, either for themselves or their business, at some point during their lifetime. In general, there are two broad categories of insurance:

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Bill Signed Into Law Stops Claim Denials Based on Late Notice

New York’s Governor signed into law a long-awaited bill that will prevent insurance companies from denying claims when they believe the policyholder was “late” in reporting the loss. New York

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