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Adobe PDFIncognito No Longer: Workplace Bullying Legislation Again at the Forefront
Scott Sweeney; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2013, previously published on November 2013
The much “ballyhooed” controversy surrounding the Miami Dolphins’ offensive tackle Jonathan Martin’s departure following the allegedly incessant bullying and harassment by all-pro lineman Richie Incognito has reignited the discussion over the need for legislation to prevent...

 

Adobe PDFEveryone Can Find Reasons to Give Thanks for 2013 California Coverage Opinions
Louis H. Castoria; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2013, previously published on November 27, 2013
Thanksgiving is one day when the whole family gets together and sets aside petty differences to give thanks to the Almighty for the bounty we enjoy.

 

HTMLDuty to Settle Absent a Demand? California Court Says No
Patrick M. Kelly, D. Victoria LaBrie, James A. Stankowski; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 19, 2013, previously published on November 15, 2013
The California Court of Appeal in Reid v. Mercury Insurance Company [(2013) 220 Cal.App.4th 262 (rehearing denied November 6, 2013)] found no California authority “standing for the proposition that there is a duty to settle when there is a claim that is vastly in excess of the policy limits...

 

HTMLTemporary Insurance Applications and Agreements: The Impact of Material Misrepresentations in Life Insurance Applications on Coverage
Michelle M. Arbitrio; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 19, 2013, previously published on November 15, 2013
Earlier this year, the Fourth Circuit upheld a decision of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Banner Life Ins. Co. v. Noel, No. 12-1329, 2013 WL 221650 (4th Cir. Jan. 22, 2013), holding that a material misrepresentation made in a life insurance application was a...

 

HTMLEleventh Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Claim against Insurer for Indemnification or a Defense for a Privacy Claim under a Professional Liability Policy
Richard L. Reiter; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 14, 2013, previously published on November 12, 2013
On October 22, 2013, in The Zodiac Group, Inc. v. Axis Surplus Insurance Co., the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court’s dismissal of The Zodiac Group’s (Zodiac’s) claim against its insurer for indemnification or a defense under a...

 

HTMLProposed Amendments to the Federal Rules Provide Some Relief from the Fear of Sanctions in ESI, But Preservation Best Practices Remain the Same
Kathleen A. Daly; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 14, 2013, previously published on November 12, 2013
Many potential litigants have been aggressive in their preservation of electronically stored information (ESI) to diminish the risk of spoliation sanctions - a risk driven by courts that have imposed sanctions with little or no showing of either intent to destroy ESI or prejudice to the opposing...

 

HTMLRecent Court Decisions Concerning Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits Can Assist Insurers in Defending Regulatory Audits and Future Litigation
William T. Bogaert, Sandy M. McDermott; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 11, 2013, previously published on November 8, 2013
Perhaps the most significant litigation, regulatory and compliance issues facing life insurance companies can be found in the unclaimed property audits, multi-state regulatory settlements and class action lawsuits surrounding unclaimed life insurance benefits. With the assistance of third-party...

 

HTMLCalifornia Court of Appeal Holds Intermediary’s Sophistication Not Sufficient, as a Matter of Law, to Avoid Supplier’s Liability for Injury to Product User
Mary Ellen Gambino; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 11, 2013, previously published on November 7, 2013
On October 29, 2013, the California Court of Appeal affirmed as proper a trial court’s refusal to give defendant John Crane, Inc.’s (Crane’s) requested jury instruction on the “sophisticated user” defense. In Anne Pfeifer, et al. v. John Crane, Inc., California Court...

 

HTMLNew Rules Proposed by PCAOB Include Sweeping Changes for Audit Reports
Peter J. Larkin, Eliza M. Scheibel; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 11, 2013, previously published on November 11, 2013
After several years of proposals and feedback from stakeholders, on August 13, 2013, the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) proposed sweeping changes to the standard audit report in two new auditing standards:

 

HTMLCourt Confirms the Limited Duty of an Insurance Broker to Procure Only Coverage Requested by the Insured
John R. Clifford, Edward P. Garson, Ian A. Stewart; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 11, 2013, previously published on November 8, 2013
Recently, in San Diego Assemblers v. Work Comp for Less Insurance Services, Inc. (October 4, 2013, CA Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District), the court upheld the granting of summary judgment on behalf of a broker on the grounds that it breached no legal duty to its client. The court rejected...

 


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