Sixth Circuit Rejects Fitness Chain’s Attempt to Work Out of Contractual Liability ExclusionMay 2021 | Category: News
BatesCarey’s Kristi S. Nolley and Lindsey D. Dean address the recent Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals decision in Global Fitness Holdings, LLC v. Navigators Mgt. Co., Inc., et al., which held that a contractual liability exclusion in a directors and officers liability policy precluded coverage for claims sounding in both tort and contract.
BatesCarey Strengthens Litigation Bench with the Addition of Craig LeffMay 2021 | Category: News
BatesCarey announced today the addition of Craig M. Leff, who joins as a partner and brings more than 30 years of trial experience to the firm’s insurance coverage practice.
Robert J. Bates, Jr. and Adam H. Fleischer Earn Repeat Top Honors in 2021 from Who’s Who LegalMarch 2021 | Category: News
Robert J. Bates, Jr. and Adam H. Fleischer were once again named Who’s Who Legal Thought Leaders in this prestigious annual rankings. Bates was also one of just ten attorneys ranked as a Global Elite Thought Leader in the United States.
Kentucky Joins the Majority of States Holding that the Notice-Prejudice Rule Does Not Apply to Claims-Made-and-Reported PoliciesMarch 2021 | Category: News
BatesCarey’s Kristi S. Nolley and Lindsey D. Dean address the recent Kentucky Court of Appeals decision in Darwin Nat’l Assurance Co. v. Kentucky State Univ., which addresses as a matter of first impression the notice-prejudice rules in the context of claims-made-and-reported policies.
Eleven BatesCarey Attorneys Named 2021 Leading and Emerging LawyersMarch 2021 | Category: News
BatesCarey congratulates its 11 Leading and Emerging Lawyers honored in 2021.
Paige Houin to Address Public Nuisance Claims and Risks to Insurers at the CLM 2021 Annual ConferenceFebruary 2021 | Category: Articles and Presentations
BatesCarey is pleased to announce that Paige Houin will present "Opioids, COVID-19, and Beyond: How to Abate the Nuisance Driving Social Inflation" at the 2021 CLM Annual Conference in Atlanta from June 6-18, 2021.
The Cutting Edge of COVID-19 Coverage: From the U.S. to the United KingdomFebruary 2021 | Category: News
BatesCarey Associate Lindsey D. Dean analyzes COVID-19 business interruption claims and the difference in reasoning between the decisions in stateside versus overseas cases.
Illinois Bill Will Add 9% Prejudgment Interest on Injury Claims From Date of InjuryFebruary 2021 | Category: News
David M. Alt and Andrew S. Chestnut discuss a bill expected to be signed by Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker that would add prejudgment interest to damages awards in personal injury lawsuits and arbitrations.
New York Court Rules that Capacity Issues Result in No Coverage for Securities Settlements Under D&O ProgramFebruary 2021 | Category: News, Recent Successes
A New York Supreme Court granted summary judgment for BatesCarey client Continental Casualty Company, finding that no coverage was owed for the $250 million sought by the insureds under a D&O program issued to AR Capital, LLC.
Fifteen BatesCarey Attorneys Recognized as 2021 Super Lawyers and Rising StarsJanuary 2021 | Category: News
BatesCarey is pleased to announce five new additions to the Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists, totaling 15 named attorneys in 2021.