• Insurance Coverage for Common Law Negligence for Injuries in Bar Fights?
  • May 2, 2013 | Author: Stephen J. Soule
  • Law Firm: Paul Frank + Collins P.C. - Burlington Office
  • So there was a fight in the bar. The bouncers threw the fighters out, but the participants in the fight were served alcohol at the bar and now the bar owner is being sued. “Claims involving allegations of alcohol intoxication require careful analysis when determining what policy or policies may apply. Two common theories centered on alcohol-related allegations that come into play include premises liability and dram shop liability, according to John P. Cunningham and Julia B. Jackson, presenters on this subject at the recent Property Loss Research Bureau’s national conference in Orlando.” Read about their thoughts on the subject on the Insurance Journal’s website at http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2012/07/17/255919.htm.