- Accessing Excess Policies in Continuous Trigger Cases
- Coverage for Settlements and Defense Costs Covered by Bermuda Form Insurance — Must You Be “Actually Liable”?
- Managing Litigation by Fiat: Can An Insurer Impose Litigation Guidelines on Defense Counsel Hired to Defend a Potentially Insured Claim?
- Grounding Liability Insurance – What is a “Grounding”?
- “It’s A Wrap!” Insuring Construction Projects Through OCIPs and CCIPs (Part 3 of 3)
Author Archives: John E. Iole
Coverage for Settlements and Defense Costs Covered by Bermuda Form Insurance — Must You Be “Actually Liable”?
On February 28, 2013, the Commercial Court (part of the England and Wales High Court, Queens Bench Division) issued the judgment in AstraZeneca Ins. Co. Ltd. v. XL Insurance (Bermuda) Ltd. and ACE Bermuda Ins. Ltd.  EWHC 349 (Comm) … Continue reading
No airline wants to ground any part of its fleet unless safety considerations require such action. Likewise, no aviation product manufacturer wants its product to be implicated in a grounding order. Nevertheless, once the FAA has issued a mandatory grounding … Continue reading
Business Interruption, Contingent Business Interruption And Counting Occurrences In Natural Disasters — The 72-Hour Clause
As a consequence of the disasters in Japan and Thailand in 2011, many companies are working through the process of presenting business (or contingent business) interruption claims due to supply chain disruption. Such losses also are called “time element losses.” … Continue reading