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Duane Morris insurance coverage attorneys have extensive national experience in representing insurers facing claims under specialty lines insurance policies, including aviation, energy, entertainment, environmental and garage insurance. These Duane Morris attorneys recognize the importance of tailoring their advice based on the unique circumstances of a matter, in order to develop a workable strategy from the outset of any case.

Duane Morris attorneys are available to assist insurers at any stage of the process, including simple advice during the claims handling of an underlying claim, to monitoring underlying matters and acting as an advocate for the insurer during underlying mediations and settlement conferences, to litigating a case in the courts.

We recognize the importance of tailoring advice based on the unique circumstances of each matter, in order to develop a workable strategy from the outset. In each case, Duane Morris brings decades of experience to the table to develop creative and economical solutions to specialty lines insurance problems.


 
 
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Report to NAIC on Captives: The Controversy About Principle-Based Reserves and Captives Continues
, April 01, 2014
The use by life insurance companies of captive reinsurance companies to finance XXX and AXXX reserves has been a significant and contentious issue in recent years. Some members of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (the "NAIC") are deeply opposed to captive-based...

New York Appeals Court Reverses Itself in K2 Investment Group Decision; Reaffirms Earlier Ruling in Servidone
, February 25, 2014
In a decision notable for several reasons, the New York State Court of Appeals—the state's highest court—reversed itself in K2 Investment Group, LLC v. American Guarantee & Liability Insurance Co. [21 NY3d 384 (2014)] and reaffirmed its earlier ruling in Servidone Construction Corp....

Group-Wide Global Insurance Capital Standards First Step - Basic Capital Mandate for G-SIIs
, January 03, 2014
As the first step in the development of group-wide global insurance capital standards, the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) released for public consultation its proposal on basic capital requirements (BCR) for global systemically important insurers (G-SIIs) on December 16,...