Navigating California’s Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986—better known as Proposition 65—is becoming an increasingly difficult endeavor for California-based companies and companies that do business in California. Because Proposition 65 allows for private causes of action and … Continue reading
Posted: May 14, 2014
A hot topic in the world of directors and officers liability insurance is the application and interpretation of excess coverage. We discuss Ali v. Federal Insurance Co., a recent Second Circuit decision involving this issue, in the following case … Continue reading
Posted: Sep 17, 2013
Insurers frequently attempt to avoid their coverage obligations by contending that their insureds provided late notice of claims or occurrences.
Most jurisdictions follow the commonsense rule that insurers cannot defeat coverage based on allegedly late notice unless they demonstrate that … Continue reading
Posted: Mar 22, 2013