Legal Articles: Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig

 







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HTMLDoes Florida's Statutory Duty to Disclose Insurance Information Apply to Claims Arising Under Out-Of-State Policies?
Fay E. Ryan; Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig;
Legal Alert/Article
March 25, 2015, previously published on February 10, 2015
One of the most common questions I get from out-of-state insurers is whether they are required to honor a claimant’s request for disclosure of insurance information under Florida Statute 627.4137. If the applicable policy was not delivered in Florida or issued for delivery in Florida, the...

 

HTML“Physical” Damage Without Any Tangible Change - New Jersey Federal Court Continues the Expansion of “Physical” Loss or Damage
Michael J. McLaughlin; Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig;
Legal Alert/Article
March 25, 2015, previously published on March 5, 2015
New Jersey courts continue to expand traditional notions of physical loss or damage in a recent decision of the New Jersey Federal District Court, Gregory Packaging, Inc. v. Travelers Prop. Cas. Co. of America, Civ. No. 2:12¿cv¿04418 WHW, 2014 WL 6675934 (D.N.J. Nov. 25, 2014) (J....

 

HTMLSection 230 of Communications Decency ActMay Not Provide Safe Harbor from State Criminal Law for Website Operators
Frederick E. Blakelock; Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig;
Legal Alert/Article
March 25, 2015, previously published on February 23, 2015
Website operators beware: There are limitations on the immunity offered under federal law for offensive content posted by others. Recently, a website operator made a serious miscalculation as to the breadth of the immunity provided by Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act...

 

HTMLBad-Faith Action Becomes Ripe Following Appraisal Award
Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig;
Legal Alert/Article
February 20, 2015
Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal held that an insured can satisfy one of the conditions precedent to a first-party bad-faith action by getting an appraisal award. Previous court decisions suggested that an insured had to bring a breach of contract action and prevail on it before a...