Florida’s New Bad Faith Law: Attorney Fee Shifting for Insureds Repealed in Most Cases, Duty of Good Faith Imposed on Claimants and Insureds, and Safe Harbors Provided to InsurersMarch 2023 | Category: Articles and Presentations
Florida’s new “tort reform” legislation (HB837) includes several important provisions for insurers related to bad faith liability and prevailing party attorney fees in some coverage disputes.
BatesCarey Revives Tea Talk: Women Empowering Women in 2023March 2023 | Category: News
The event, which first began in 2018, brings together women from numerous industries to discuss issues and unique challenges women face in the workplace.
Adam H. Fleischer Named to 2023 Crain’s Chicago Business Notable Litigators and Trial Attorneys ListMarch 2023 | Category: News
Adam earned a spot on this prestigious list for his precedent-setting work on today’s most important industry issues.
Medicare and Medicaid Billing Errors Do Not Involve Professional Services Under Healthcare Professional Liability PoliciesFebruary 2023 | Category: Articles and Presentations
Applying Iowa law, the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals held that a dispute over Medicare and Medicaid billing errors does not involve professional services as that term was defined under the healthcare professional liability policies. DeWall v. Med. Protective Co., 22-1952, 2023 WL 1790697 (8th Cir. February 7, 2023).
Marine Insurance Policy Does Not Insure Losses During the COVID-19 PandemicFebruary 2023 | Category: Articles and Presentations
The Connecticut Supreme Court recently held that, under New York law, a marine insurance policy did not afford coverage for the lost value of the insured’s excess shoe inventory sustained as a result of its retail customers cancelling their orders due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Hartford Fire Ins. Co. v. Moda, LLC, SC 20678, 2023 WL 1087510 (Jan. 27, 2023).
David Cutter Honored on the Illinois Super Lawyers Top 100 ListJanuary 2023 | Category: News
The Top 100 list recognizes those who have received the highest points total during the Super Lawyers selection process, making this a prestigious distinction for David.
Jordan Lowe and Jonathan Walton Elevated to PartnerJanuary 2023 | Category: News
BatesCarey is proud to announce two additions to its partner ranks.
Fifteen BatesCarey Attorneys Named to 2023 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars ListsJanuary 2023 | Category: News
BatesCarey announces 15 of the firm’s attorneys have once again been selected to the Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.
New Year, New California Requirements for Time-Limited DemandsJanuary 2023 | Category: Articles and Presentations
A small number of states, including Georgia and Missouri, have enacted statutes intended to provide clarity regarding the contents, timing and response to time-limited demands under certain circumstances. California recently joined this minority, passing Senate Bill 1155, California Code of Civil Procedure sections 999-999.5 effective January 1, 2023.
BatesCarey Deepens Insurance Coverage Strength with Joshua Boggioni and Colleen SorensenJanuary 2023 | Category: News
Adding two experienced insurance litigation partners, BatesCarey strengthens the depth of its internationally renowned coverage team.