• Rhode Island Insurance Law Update: Rhode Island Supreme Court Voids Contractual Limitations Period in Insurance Policy as Agasint Public Policy
  • July 19, 2013
  • Law Firm: Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C. - Boston Office
  • In a case of first impression that has important ramifications for insurers, the Rhode Island Supreme Court held this term that a contractual limitations period contained in an uninsured/underinsured (“UM/UIM”) provision of an insurance contract was void as against public policy. American States Insurance Company v. LaFlam, No. 2012-80-M.P. at 21.