Category Archives: Insurance

Insurer liable for damage to roof of insured’s trailer, as well as water damage to trailer that followed despite the water damage not arising immediately

Insurance law – Automobile insurance – Trailer – Collision – Exclusions – Interpretation of policy – Damages Targett v. Royal and Sun Alliance Co., [2019] N.J. No. 91, 2019 NLPC 1318C00191, Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Court, March 22, 2019, W. Gorman … Continue reading

Posted in Insurance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What is Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma or BIA-ALCL?

First reported in 2011, Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma, referred to as BIA-ALCL, is a rare and highly treatable type of lymphoma that can develop around breast implants. This is a cancer of the immune system, not a type … Continue reading

Posted in Insurance | Tagged | Leave a comment

Defined Benefit Plans Have Issues Too

Defined  benefit plans may have markedly declined (44% since 1975 according to the Department of Labor), but they haven’t become any more understandable to employers. Indeed, the IRS continues to find the same type of mistakes during audit examinations. Here … Continue reading

Posted in Insurance | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

ERISA Claim – 5th Circuit

After reporting just a few days ago about a significant victory on an ERISA case, today we are reporting on a loss from the 5th Circuit.  This case is from Eastern District of Lousiana but the appeals court is the … Continue reading

Posted in Insurance | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Structured Settlements: Catastrophic Injuries

Third in a series of blog posts dedicated to helping clients decide when a structured settlement should be considered Today’s Installment: Catastrophic Injuries May 10, 2019 – While structured settlements are useful in resolving a wide variety of liability disputes, … Continue reading

Posted in Insurance | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment