Two AIG units and a Sunoco subsidiary championed opposing Hawaii Supreme Court precedent on whether a covered occurrence includes reckless conduct, in a dispute before the state's justices over the insurers' duty to defend lawsuits alleging the subsidiary is liable for its contribution to climate change.
An AIG unit does not owe coverage to the owner and operator of Los Angeles International Airport and Van Nuys Airport for COVID-19-related losses, a California federal judge has ruled, citing decisions from the state's appellate courts and the Ninth Circuit.
A food services company's insurer owes no coverage for an employee's workers' compensation and other wrongful termination claims, a California appeals court ruled, finding that the company did not timely report the workers' compensation claims and that the other claims fell outside the relevant policy period.
A Louisiana federal judge has denied a bid by attorneys who missed a deadline to rescind his order tossing two defendants and forcing arbitration in a case over more than $11 million in hurricane damage to an ... (more story)
A Louisiana federal judge denied a property owner's bid to immediately appeal her ruling compelling arbitration of its bad faith claims against its insurers, in a case centering on millions of dollars' worth o... (more story)
Factory Mutual Insurance Co. urged the Second Circuit not to revive an electronics components manufacturer's more than $100 million COVID-19 coverage suit, claiming that the court has already rejected the comp... (more story)
An Ohio federal court tossed a lawsuit against Geico claiming that it withheld benefits from its insurance agents by misclassifying them as independent contractors, finding Friday that the former agents don't ... (more story)
A Progressive unit took a chimney installation and servicing company to New Jersey federal court over a more than $262,000 fire damage payment it made to a pair of homeowners, claiming the company's faulty wor... (more story)
A condominium association fighting its insurer for almost $1.2 million in storm damage coverage asked a Florida federal court Friday to exclude testimony from one of the carrier's witnesses, arguing she is unq... (more story)
Nearly $43,000 of oranges was ruined en route to Malaysia in 2022, and an insurer who paid the bill demanded reimbursement in California federal court from the shipping companies it blames for the rotten fruit.
An insurer providing defense coverage for an underlying discrimination case told a California federal court that the insured's other insurer, Travelers Casualty and Surety Co. of America, should be equally con... (more story)
An injured cyclist has urged a Pennsylvania federal judge to keep his revised bad faith claim alive in a coverage dispute with his insurer, USAA Casualty Insurance Co., after he was hit in 2019 by an uninsured... (more story)
A Wisconsin appeals court panel said that a QBE North America unit must defend a landlord against counterclaims stemming from a lithium explosion caused by water intrusion, finding the allegations in the suit ... (more story)
A Washington federal judge dismissed an insurer's dispute over coverage of an underlying suit alleging that a real estate brokerage violated state consumer protection laws by sending unsolicited promotional te... (more story)
A Florida gas station operator urged the Eleventh Circuit to reverse a lower court's judgment relieving an insurer of covering cleanup costs for a pollution incident on the grounds that the incident was discov... (more story)
A Honolulu-based insurer that paid over half a million dollars to a fast food operator that was forced to temporarily shut down after fuel leaks at a Navy facility contaminated the public water supply told a H... (more story)
Bojangles' largest franchise operator has settled with one of its insurers in a coverage dispute over litigation alleging one of the franchisee's employees raped a minor-age worker at a Georgia restaurant loca... (more story)
A medical staffing company asked a Texas federal judge to dismiss its broker from its insurance dispute against a Liberty Mutual unit seeking $10 million in coverage for an overbilling settlement, telling the ... (more story)
An insurer told a federal court that it should not have to defend or indemnify a property manager against a lawsuit alleging the manager should have known about potential mold exposure in a home it rented out ... (more story)
The plaintiffs in two class actions against Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP regarding a data breach the firm had in March filed a motion in federal court on Thursday to combine the suits.
A Connecticut federal court tossed a medical practice chain's suit claiming that a third-party health plan administrator failed to properly reimburse its COVID-19 testing costs, finding that the chain does not... (more story)
An insurer asked an Illinois federal court to find that it need not defend or indemnify an attorney under two professional liability policies for two underlying complaints that allege the attorney used his acc... (more story)
A group of insurers has agreed to dismiss claims against a flooring company accused of causing a fire at a New Orleans high school resulting in $2.8 million in property damage, the insurers told a Louisiana federal court.
The North Carolina Business Court ordered the husband of an insurance agency owner to hand over the business records and assets he locked away from her, reasoning that the wife is likely to win on a claim that... (more story)
A New York judge on Friday allowed Donald Trump to call more experts in his civil fraud trial defense case, including a real estate broker friendly with the former president, but rejected Trump's attempt to pu... (more story)
American International Group Inc. announced that deputy general counsel Rose Marie Glazer will take over the general counsel role following the decision of previous appointee Patricia J. Walsh to remain in her... (more story)
In this week's Taxation With Representation, KKR & Co. Inc. said it will buy the remaining portion of Global Atlantic Financial Group it doesn't already own, Blackstone Inc. said it had agreed to purchase Rove... (more story)