Bonbeck Parker v. The Travelers Indemnity

Cases Bonbeck Parker v. The Travelers Indemnity BONBECK discusses the interpretation of “amount of loss” and its effect on the scope of a panels authority. In overview, the 10th Circuit Court of appeals, interpreted “amount of loss” encompasses causation and...

Prescott Mill Condo Ass’n v. Mid-Century Ins. Co.

Cases Prescott Mill Condo Ass’n v. Mid-Century Ins. Co. The United States District Court of Northern Illinois, Prescott Mill Condo Ass’n v. Mid-Century Ins. Co., 2021 WL 3700742 (N.D. Ill. Aug. 4, 2021) recently determined that both (i) a general contractor’s overhead...

Keith Warzecha v. USAA Casualty Insurance Company

Cases Keith Warzecha v. USAA Casualty Insurance Company Appellate Court upheld SJ for Insurer who denied a coverage (legal defense and indemnity) for its insured who faced an underlying action which included a claim for negligent infliction of emotional distress. The...

Macmiles v. Erie Insurance Exchange

Cases Macmiles v. Erie Insurance Exchange A judge for a Pennsylvania state court ruled recently that a downtown Pittsburgh tavern’s losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic were covered by a policy that afforded coverage for “direct” and “physical” loss. Judge Christine...

Ohio Casualty Insurance Company v. State of Indiana

Cases Ohio Casualty Insurance Company v. State of Indiana The Court of Appeals of Indiana ruled that a suit limitation provision contained in an insured’s policy applied to a suit against its insurer even when the underlying embezzlement suit against the tortfeasor...