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Safeguarding Clients’ Personal Data: Are You Meeting your Legal Duty? 
March 2019 | Provided by Goldberg Segalla

When Workplace Gossip is Grounds for Title VII Claims
March 2019 | Provided by Goldberg Segalla

Supreme Court Rejects “Wholly Groundless” Exception to Question of Arbitrability
January 9, 2019 | White and Williams LLP

New Jersey’s Equal Pay Act: Wake Up Call To Employers To Be Proactive
January 2019 | Thomas Paschos & Associates P.C.

Delaware Superior Court Applies “Capacity” Exclusion to Deny Coverage Under D&O Policy
December 4, 2018| White and Williams LLP

New York Appellate Court Holds Insurer’s Failure to Defend Does Not Constitute a “Reasonable Excuse” Required to Overturn Judgment
December 4, 2018| White and Williams LLP

New Legal Definition of Misconduct: Understanding the Ramifications for Employers in New Jersey
December 2018 | Thomas Paschos & Associates P.C.

Autonomous Driving Vehicles – Insurance Coverage Implications 
November 2018 | Thomas Paschos & Associates P.C.

Delaware Supreme Court Rules Insured’s Claim Too Late, Reverses Bad Faith Judgment 
November 30, 2018| White and Williams LLP

Third Circuit Court of Appeals Concludes “Soup to Nuts” Policy Does Not Include Faulty Workmanship Coverage 
November 21, 2018| White and Williams LLP

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Will Not Address Trigger for DEP Environmental Cleanup Action at This Time
November 21, 2018| White and Williams LLP

When to Hire an Employment Attorney 
September 2018 | Thomas Paschos & Associates P.C.

Product Liability Lawsuit: Defenses Companies Can Use
September 2018 | Thomas Paschos & Associates P.C.

Handling Harassment Complaints 
September 2018 | Thomas Paschos & Associates P.C.

What Happens After a Breach of Contract? 
September 2018 | Thomas Paschos & Associates P.C.

Delaware Supreme Court Choice of Law Ruling Vacates a $13.7 Million Verdict Against Travelers 
July 17, 2018| White and Williams LLP

Appellate Division: Violation of New York Insurance Law § 3420(d)(2) Does Not Constitute an Unfair Claims Handling Practice 
June 11, 2018 | White and Williams LLP

Ninth Circuit Rejects Insured’s Internal Business Practice Argument
June 8, 2018 | White and Williams LLP

Another Court Broadly Construes “Interrelated Wrongful Acts” Provision 
June 1, 2018| White and Williams LLP

Is a Vice President an Officer for Indemnity Purposes? Delaware and New-Jersey Weigh-In
May 22, 2018 | White and Williams LLP

The SEC Imposed Its First Data-Breach Related Disclosure Penalty 
May 2018 | provided by Goldberg Segalla

Fact-intensive ADA Cases can be Whoppers
May 30, 2018 | Buffalo Law Journal | provided by Goldberg Segalla

District of Maryland Prior Knowledge Exclusion in Policy Application Bars Coverage
May 3, 2018 | White and Williams LLP

Another Court Applies New York Sufficient Factual Nexus Test to Related Claims
April 27, 2018 | White and Williams LLP

Insurer May Consider Extrinsic Evidence Irrelevant to the Principal Merits in Evaluating the Duty to Defend
April 24, 2018 | White and Williams LLP

Insurers of Directors and Officers of Delaware Corporations Must Take Heed of The Superior Courts Recent Murdock Decision
April 10, 2018 | White and Williams LLP

Help Wanted
April 2018 | Goldberg Segalla

What To Expect From EEOC’s New Harassment Guidance
February 26, 2018 | Goldberg Segalla

Federal Laws Applying to Opioid Use and Addiction
February 2, 2018 | Construction Executive | provided by Goldberg Segalla

What to Know about NY’s Proposed ‘Call-In Pay’ Regs
January 16, 2018 | Goldberg Segalla

Insuring the Sharing Economy & Fintech
July 21, 2017 | Goldberg Segalla

Employee leaves of absence: Manage the minefield
May 3, 2017 | Buffalo Law Journal | provided by Goldberg Segalla

https://www.whiteandwilliams.com/resources-alerts-Courts-Agree-That-Insured-v-Insured-Exclusion-Bars-Coverage-in-Mixed-Actions.html
April 21, 2017 | White and Williams LLP

https://www.whiteandwilliams.com/resources-alerts-Capturing-the-Elusive-Prejudice-Standard-4th-Circuit-Offers-Meaningful-Test.html
May 6, 2016 | White and Williams LLP

Client Agreement and Failure to Terminate Representation Under the Terms of Client Agreement Results in Firm’s Disqualification Under Concurrent Representation Rule
January 25, 2016 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
January 2016 | Wiley Rein LLP

Illinois Claim for Aiding and Abetting Client’s Breach of Fiduciary Duty Time-Barred
January 12, 2016 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
December 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

Federal Court in New York Court Finds No Implied Attorney-Client Relationship
October 29, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
October 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Former Shareholders’ Claims Fail for Lack of Standing and Absence of Damages
October 21, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
September 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

Supreme Court of California Authorizes Suit by Insurer Against Cumis Counsel
September 15, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Kansas Draws the Line Regarding Actual Innocence and Legal Malpractice Actions
September 10, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Three Recent Cases Make It Easier to Establish Liability for Multiparty Patent Infringement
September 2, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Illinois Legal Malpractice Action Barred By Res Judicata and Rule Against Claim-Splitting
August 27, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Legal Malpractice Action Time-Barred By Statutes of Repose and Limitations
August 18, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
August 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

Future Conflict Waiver Allows Firm to Representation Adverse to Former Client
August 11, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
July2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Absolute Attorney’s Litigation Privilege Bars Claims By Non-Clients
July 22, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Ethical Wall Does Not Preclude Disqualification of Firm
July 8, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
July 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

California Court Extends Attorney-Client Privilege to Protect Attorneys’ Invoices
June 29, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

U.S. Supreme Court Maintains Prohibition on Post-Patent Expiration Accrued Royalties
June 24, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
June 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

Plaintiff’s Failure to Disclose Expert Was Fatal To Legal Malpractice Claim
June 8, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The LVL Report
May 2015 | LVL Claims Services, LLC

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
May 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

Illinois Appellate Court Affirms $6 Million Judgment, But Also Upholds Jury’s Rejection of Claim for Lost Profits
May 13, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Legal Malpractice Action Time-Barred and Fraudulent Concealment Claim Rejected
May 7, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
May 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Hinshaw Coverage Reporter – Best Practices – Annual Cyber Insurance Reviews
April 28, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Virginia Supreme Court Recognizes Judgmental Immunity (or “Error-in-Judgment” Rule), But Collectability Is an Affirmative Defense of Attorney Defendant
April 15, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Federal Reserve Revises Small Bank Holding Company Policy Statement by Increasing Asset Limit and Including Savings & Loan
April 15, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
April 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

Collateral Estoppel Defense to Malpractice Claim Rejected and Derivative Claims Addressed
April 13, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Mediation Confidentiality Precludes Inferences of Malpractice
April 1, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

SEC Adopts Rules to Increase Access to Capital for Smaller Companies
March 30, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Illinois Appellate Court Reviews the Rights of a Lender as a Mortgage Holder Under a Standard Mortgage Clause in an Insurance Policy
March 25, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income (AOCI) Opt-Out Election
March 25, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Failure to Challenge Victim’s Credibility Sufficient to State Malpractice Claim Against Defense Counsel
March 25, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Under Dual Representation Doctrine, Privilege Does Not Apply to Communications Related to Matters on Which Attorney Represents Both Clients
March 23, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
March 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

Misrepresentation of Renewal Application Voids Professional Liability Policy
March 5, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
March 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Section 111 Bulletin: Update on Medicare Insurer Reporting Requirements and Reimbursement Liabilities
February 13, 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

Paralegal’s Mistake Costs Lender (JPMorgan Chase) a $1.5 Billion Security Interest in Loan
February 13, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

California Appellate Court Bars Equitable Indemnity Claim Against Design Professional Where Only Economic Damages Are Involved
February 10, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

U.S. Supreme Court Confirms Truth In Lending Act Rescission Notice Requirements
January 21, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Estate Held Liable for $1.2 Million Based on Failure to Timely File Estate Tax Return Due to Attorney’s Brain Cancer
January 21, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

AOCI Opt-Out Election Must be Made on Call Report or FR Y-9C (if applicable) for the Quarter Ending March 31, 2015
January 20, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

FDIC Clarifies Bank Brokered Deposit Expectations and Requirements
January 15, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
January 2015 | Wiley Rein LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
January 5, 2015 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Good News for Community Banks – Legislation Enacted Which Doubles Threshold for Small Bank Holding Company Policy Statement
December 19, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
December 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

California Court Upholds In-House Counsel Privilege
December 10, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Third-Party Intended Beneficiary of Estate Planning Document Has Standing to Bring Malpractice Claim Against Attorney for Drafting Error
December 2, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
November 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

New York Accepts Likely-To-Succeed Standard for Appeals In Underlying Cases
November 6, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
October 29, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

No Duty to Defend Based on Insured’s Material Misstatement at Time of Renewal
October 29, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Under Dual Representation Doctrine, Attorney-Client Privilege Generally Does Not Apply to Communications Related to Matters on Which Attorney Represents Both Clients
October 21, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
October 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Illinois Supreme Court Addresses Calculation of Damages in Legal Malpractice Action
October 14, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

New Section 111 Guidance Amends Decades-Old CMS Practice of Identifying Medicare Beneficiaries by Full Social Security Numbers
September 18, 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
September 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
September 8, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Summer Round Up on Notable Medicare Reporting and Reimbursement Developments For Property And Casualty Insurers
September 8, 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Plaintiff’s Failure to Have Expert Define the Standard of Care was Fatal to Claim
August 20, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
August 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

The LVL Report
July 2014 | LVL Claims Services, LLC

Insurer Ordered to Produce Communications With its Counsel Regarding Settlement of Bad Faith Claim, Which Led to Legal Malpractice Action Against Defense Counsel
July 31, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
July 17, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
July 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

California Court Awards Attorney’s Fees in Legal Malpractice Case Based on Rates that Exceeded the Actual Amounts Billed
July 17, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Unfinished Business Doctrine No Longer Applicable To New York Law Firms
July 8, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Federal Banking Agencies Adopt an Addendum to Policy Statement on Income Tax Allocation Agreements
July 1, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Exoneration Rule is Alive and Well in Texas
June 25, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Supreme Court Decision Leaves Patent Law on Divided Infringement in Flux
June 24, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
June 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Non-Client Awarded Damages for Emtional Distress
May 20, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
May 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

U.S. Supreme Court Liberalizes the Award of Attorney Fees in Patent Cases
May 9, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Exoneration Defense Not Applicable to Criminal Contempt Order in Civil Case
May 8, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Federal Circuit Holds Thgat Non-Practicing Entity May Obtain a Preliminary Injunction
April 30, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Failure to Comply With Free-Sharing Agreement Rules Results in Loss of Fee
April 30, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
April 29, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
April 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Expert Testimony Not Required For Attorney’s Mishandling of Client Checks
April 2, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Trial Court’s Error Constituted an Intervening Cause of Plaintiff’s Claimed Damages
March 28, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
March 17, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Attorney’s Death Is Not Excuse For Allowing Statute of Limitations to Expire
March 17, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
March 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Insurers Win: First Judicial Ruling Says No CGL Coverage for Data Breaches
February 26, 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Illinois’ Statute of Repose Is Not Limited to Claims Asserted By Client
February 26, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
February 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Ninth Circuit Provides Comprehensive Analysis of Anti-SLAPP Statue Application
February 5, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

SEC Proposes Rules to Increase Access to Capital for Smaller Companies
January 31, 2014 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
Janaury 2014 | Wiley Rein LLP

Under Maine Law, Advice to Seek Independent Counsel Is Unnecessary When an Engagement Agreement contains a Clear Arbitration Clause
December 23, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

CMS Holds First Town Hall in Five Months for Non-Group Health Plans; Seeks Public Comment on Section 111 Reporting Penalties
December 20, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Final Due Dates for Filing Estate Taxes Triggered Statute of Limitations in Third-Party Complaint for Contribution
December 12, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
December 16, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Negligent Attorney Not Entitled to Setoff For His Attorney’s Fees
December 4, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
December 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Local Counsel in Iowa Required t o Function as “Co-Counsel”
November 13, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Washington Supreme Court Rejects Standing of Title Insurer to Sue Defense Counsel
November 6, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
November 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
October 30, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Former Clients Who Are Indigent May Be Excused From Paying Arbitration Fees
October 29, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Expert’s Opinion That Settlement Was Inadequate Was Insufficient To Establish Damages
October 23, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Attorney Owes Duty to Next of Kin in Wrongful Death Action Despite Lack of Direct Retention of Attorney
October 10, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
October 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Decorative Art Fountain Not Consumable for Purposes of Exception to Fungi or Bacteria Exclusion
October 9, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

South Carolina Supreme Court Introduces “Continuum” Approach for “Occurrence”
October 4, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Insurer Owes No Coverage Due to Lawyer’s Failure to Report a Potential Claim
October 2, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
September 25, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Plaintiff Must Show Actual Innocence to Pursue Malpractice Claim Against His Criminal Defense Counsel
September 25, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Reargument in K2 May Provide the New York Court of Appeals with an Opportunity for a Correction
September 20, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Two-Year Statute of Limitations Not Limited to Legal Malpractice Claims by Clients
September 18, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Court Rejects Bona Fide Error Defense by Landlord Law Firm
September 16, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts Clarifies Title Insurance Company’s Duty to Defend and Narrows the Scope of Title Insurance Coverage
September 12, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
September 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Accrual Date for Two-Year Statute of Limitations in Legal Malpractice Action Began When Plaintiff Received Notice of Deficiency From IRS
September 4, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Bank Entitled to Recover Counterfeit Check Amount From Attorney’s Client Trust Account
August 21, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Court Deems EEOC Allegations “Laughable” in Criminal Background Check Lawsuit
August 21, 2013 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
August 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Defendants Failed to Meet Burden to Show That Citizens Participation Act Warranted Dismissal of Plaintiff’s Claim
August 14, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Law Firm Not Entitled to Summary Judgment After Failing to Advise CEO of Unauthorized Loans by CFO
August 7, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Medicare to Issue Mandatory Insurer Reporting Guidance On Amended Complaints, Specialty Line Reporting Exceptions, And SMART Act Regulations
August 1, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Employment Practices Alert Newsletter
August 1, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Insured’s Intentional Conduct Resulting in Unexpected Injury Is Not an Occurrence
July 24, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
July, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

SEC Adopts Rules Eliminating the Prohbition Against General Solicitation in Certain Private Offerings and Disqualifying Bad Actors From Certain Offerings and Proposes New Reg D Requirements
July 17, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Plaintiff Stated a Cause of Action After Defendants’ Advice Led to Her Deportation
July 17, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
July 15, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Causation Expert Required in Case-Within-a-Case
July 10, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Fed Adopts New Capital Rules
July 8, 2013 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Real Scoop on the Purported Insurer Duty “to Protect Medicare’s Interest” and Pay for Future Medicals
June 28, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
June, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
June 12, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Revised NGHP User Guide Mandates Technical Reporting Revisions But Announces No Policy Changes
May 20, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
May 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Medicare Narrows Required Reporting By Insurers; Town Hall Reveals Disconnect With Insurers on Key Questions Regarding Pre-1980 Exposures
April 15, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Later Start Time as Accommodation for Schizophrenia Could Be Reasonable Based on Facts
March 2013 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

No Cause of Action Under Louisiana’s Direct Action Statute When Claims Not Reported During Claims-Made-And-Reported Professional Liability Policy
March 2013 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Third Circuit Remands Case Against Investment Firm for Former Executive’s Ponzi Scheme
March 2013 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

California Supreme Court: Mixed Motive Termination Not Entitled to Damages
February 2013 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Michigan Legal Malpractice Action Regarding WPA Lives to See Another Day
February 2013 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

New York Court of Appeals: Allocation of Settlement Under ‘Follow the Settlements’ Clause Binding on Reinsurer When Reasonable
February 2013 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Congress Passes Long-Awaited Reforms To The Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Process, Including Elimination of SSN Reporting, But Built-In Regulatory Delays Could Postpone Insurer Relief
January 4, 2013 | Wiley Rein LLP

Maximizing Your Gift Tax Benefits Before the Window of Opportunity Closes
November 16, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Georgia Deems Intra-Firm Communications Regarding Potential Malpractice Privileged Under Certain Circumstances
November 14, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
November 13, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Ninth Circuit Denies Class Counsel Attorney Fees Due to Conflict
November 7, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
October 29, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Showing of Proximate Cause Required in Transactional Legal Malpractice Claim
October 24, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

IOLTA Indemnification Provisions Trigger Attorney’s Obligation to Indemnify Bank for Underlying Litigation Expenses
October 17, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

SDNY Issues Conflicting Opinions Regarding Rights to Dissolved Firm Hourly-Fee Matters
October 10, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Law Firm Owed Various Duties Stemming From Investigation Into Insider Wrongdoing
October 3, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Insurance Agent’s Misrepresentations at Time of Sale Binds Insurer Notwithstanding Contrary Policy Exclusion
October 3, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

California Supreme Court Makes Bad Faith Settlements a Bigger Challenge for Insurers
October 2, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Illinois Supreme Court to Consider Whether Punitive Damages Under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act Are Insurable
October 1, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Federal Court Holds That Intentional Acts Exclusion Does Not Vitiate a Defense Obligation Under New York Law Where Intent is Not an Element of the Claim
October 1, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

House Committee Moves SMART Act Forward; Medicare Reaffirms Position on Mandatory Insurer Reporting Under Accident & Health and Short-Term Travel Policies
September 25, 2012 | Wiley Rein LLP

SEC Proposes to Eliminate the Prohibition Against General Soliciation and Advertising in Certain Private Offerings
September 20, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Court Rejects Insurer’s Arguments That Claim Was Made Prior to Policy Period and Attorney Knew of Potential Claim
September 13, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

The Lawyers’ Lawyer Newsletter – Recent Developments in Risk Management
September 5, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Lack of Involvement by Co-Counsel Did Not Preclude Liability for Malicious Prosecution
August 22, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

MSP News Brief Issue 39
August 2012 | Crowe Paradis Services Corporation

Settlement Agreement Precluded Client From Establishing Justifiable Reliance
August 15, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

False Statements Under Oath Do Not Fall Under “Professional Services” For Insurance Agent
August 2012 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Fidelity Insurer Must Cover Money Stolen From Investment Accounts
August 2012 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Third Circuit: Insurer Escapes Bad Faith for Failure to Defend Potential Malpractice Claim
August 2012 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Public Policy Precludes Nonpecuniary Damages in Legal Malpractice Case Arising Out of Criminal Defense
August 8, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Judgment Against Law Firm, Which Included Punitive Damages, Affirmed
August 1, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Settlement Between Labor Union and Employer for FLSA Violations Binding on Employee
July 2012 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Supreme Court of Louisiana Upholds Use of Arbitration Clauses in Retainer Agreements
July 25, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Damages Sought Under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) Are Uninsurable as Punitive Damagers Under Illinois Law
July 23, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Listing Standards for Compensation Committees
July 19, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Pennsylvania Court Prohibits Commercial Assignments of Legal Malpractice Claims
July 18, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Client Did Not Sustain “Actual Injury” Until Court Ruled on Trust Documents
July 11, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

CMS Releases Revised NGHP User Guide But Fails to Provide Expected Guidance On Important Unresolved Section 111 Issues
July 6, 2012 | Wiley Rein LLP

FRB, FDIC and OCC Issue Proposals Revising Bank Regulatory Capital Requirements and the Risk-Weighted Asset Rules
July 5, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Court Correctly Applied Subjective Test to Determine Whether Coverage Was Barred Nonaccidental
July 5, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Law Firm Could Compel Arbitration of Claims Despite Being Nonparties to Arbitration Agreement
July 3, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Policies’ Interrelated Claims, Prior Notice and Prior Litigation Provisions Bar Coverage for Multiple Lawsuits Arising Out of Bank’s Collapse
June 27, 2012 | Wiley Rein LLP

CMS Delays Issuance of Revised NGHP User Guide; New Entities To Replace COBC and MSPRC
June 21, 2012 | Wiley Rein LLP

CPSC Medicare Update Bulletin
June 2012 | Crowe Paradis Services Corporation

Insured Not Prohibited From Having a Public Adjuster Present During Examination Under Oath
June 20, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Ninth Circuit Panel Finds Duty to Settle Where No Demand Made
June 18, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

CMS Solicits Comments Defining Obligations To “Protect Medicare’s Interests” When Settlement Involves “Future Medicals”
June 15, 2012 | Wiley Rein LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
June 2012 | Wiley Rein LLP

Settlement of Underlying Case Does Not Preclude Malpractice Action
June 7, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Florida Supreme Court: Florida Does Not Recognize Common Law First Party Bad Faith
June 2012 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Wisconsin Supreme Court: Failure to Issue Reservation of Rights Letter Not Waiver of Policy Provisions Excluding Coverage
June 2012 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

“Second Mile” D&O and EPL Insurer Must Defend Sandusky, For Now
June 2012 | PLAN Professional Liability Attorney Network

Insured Cannot Bring Common Law Claim for Breach of Implied Warranty of Good Faith and Fair Dealing Separate and Apart From Claim for Statutory Bad Faith
June 5, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Federal Circuit Holds That Federal Court Has Exclusive Jurisdiction Over Legal Malpractice Claim Arising out of Patent Prosecution
May 31, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Illinois Supreme Court to Consider Whether Illinois Has Jurisdiction Over a French Component Part Manufacturer
May 31, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Second Circuit Affirms Sanctions Against Law Firm Entity Under Section 1927
May 24, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

JOBS Act – SEC Guidance on Scaled Disclosure and Other ECG Issues
May 23, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Failure to Demand a Jury is Too Speculative to Support Legal Malpractice Claims
May 16, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
May 2012 | Wiley Rein LLP

MSP News Brief Issue 37
May 2012 | Crowe Paradis Services Corporation

Ninth Circuit Rejects Selective Waiver of Attorney-Client Privilege
May 9, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

JOBS Act – SEC Guidance on Scaled Disclosure and Other Emerging Growth Company Issues
May 3, 2012 | Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

CPSC Medicare Update Bulletin
April 2012 | Crowe Paradis Services Corporation

GAO and Federal Court Weigh in on Section 111 Infirmities But It’s Business as Usual for CMS During Town Hall Call
April 27, 2012 | Wiley Rein

Executive Summary – Developments Affecting Professional Liability Insurers
April 2012 | Wiley Rein LLP

New EEOC Rule Details Considerations for ADEA “Reasonable Factors Other than Age” (RFOA) Defense
April 16, 2012 | Reminger Attorneys at Law

Section 111 Town Hall Call Again Addresses MSP Recovery Rights of Medicare Advantage Plans Against Casualty Insurers
March 26, 2012 | Wiley Rein

Arbitration Agreement in Employment Application Unconscionable, Unenforceable, California Court Rules
January 20, 2012 | Jackson Lewis