Jordon Steinway To Lead Training Seminar For Casualty Claims GroupMarch 2020 | Category: Articles and Presentations
BatesCarey’s Jordon S. Steinway will lead a discussion regarding coverage considerations for social service institutions with a casualty claims group.
Michael Passman, Gustavo Otalvora and Jordan Lowe Publish Chapters in Illinois Insurance Law HandbookMarch 2020 | Category: Articles and Presentations
Michael H. Passman, Gustavo A. Otalvora and I. Jordan Lowe contributed to the 2020 edition of "Insurance Law," an Illinois insurance law handbook published by the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education.
Jordon Steinway to Present to Public Entity Underwriters Regarding Policy Construction and DraftingJanuary 2020 | Category: Articles and Presentations
BatesCarey’s Jordon S. Steinway will present to a public entity underwriting team at its annual Planning Meeting on January 29, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas.
Extended Statute of Limitations for Child Molestation Claims Brings Flood of SuitsJanuary 2020 | Category: Articles and Presentations
There is an ongoing national trend to revive time-barred civil child sexual abuse claims which will likely result in insurers continuing to receive a large number of sexual abuse claims in 2020.
Allyson Spacht to Address Opioid Crisis At CLM National ConferenceJanuary 2020 | Category: Articles and Presentations, News
BatesCarey is pleased to announce that Allyson C. Spacht will present “The National Opioid Crisis — Who Pays for the Solution?” at the 2020 CLM Annual Conference in Dallas from March 18-20.
The Illinois Appellate Court Confirms That “Property Damage” and “Occurrence” Requires Damage Beyond The Insured’s Scope Of Work, But Even A Vague Allegation Of Damage Outside The Insured’s Work Triggers The Duty To DefendDecember 2019 | Category: Articles and Presentations, News
In a recent opinion, the Appellate Court of Illinois, First District, has provided useful guidance to general liability carriers facing construction defect claims on the “occurrence” and “property damage” requirements, and on determining the duty to defend. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's London v. Metropolitan Builders, Inc.; & AIG Property Casualty Company, 2019 IL App (1st) 190517.
Digital Asset Regulation Poses Challenges for InsurersDecember 2019 | Category: Articles and Presentations, News
BatesCarey’s David J. Buishas analyzed how cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings are regulated under current securities and commodities laws and evaluated potential implications on traditional insurance policies.
Court Enforces Exclusions to Marine Liability PolicyDecember 2019 | Category: Articles and Presentations, News
BatesCarey’s Jason P. Minkin, Jonathan A. Cipriani, and Joseph E. Tennial write about the recent decision, United States Fire Insurance Co. v. Hawaii Canoe Racing Association et al., No. 1:18-cv-00212, 2019 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 207564 (D. Haw. Nov. 27, 2019), where the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii found that a marine liability insurer did not have to defend or indemnify the sponsor of a canoe race in connection with a lawsuit filed by a participant who suffered serious injuries after she was struck by the propeller of a motorboat.
Can America’s Opioid Epidemic Squeeze into Tort or Insurance Law?December 2019 | Category: Articles and Presentations, News
Adam H. Fleischer and Allyson C. Spacht discuss in the December 2019 issue of DRI’s For the Defense the challenges in using opioid lawsuits to fund future societal change, and the insurance limitations of such an approach.
Matthew Murphy and Ellen Zabinski Discuss Emerging Issues at Railroad Insurance Management Association Annual ConferenceSeptember 2019 | Category: Articles and Presentations, News
BatesCarey partners Matthew Murphy and Ellen Zabinski discussed emerging issues at the annual meeting of the Railroad Insurance Management Association.