Nelson Brown & Co.

518 East Township Line Road Suite 300
Blue Bell, PA 19422, United States

Florida: Coverage Determination, Not Breach of Contract, Permits Bad Faith Litigation

The risk of bad faith litigation continues to increase for insurance companies following a Florida court’s determination that an insurer’s confirmed liability for coverage and the scope of damages – but not breach of contract –…more
| Insurance, Real Estate - Residential

FIO Focus, Issue No. 60

FSOC Issues Proposed Determination of SIFI Designation for MetLife - On September 4, 2014, the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) issued a “proposed determination” that Metropolitan Life Insurance Company…more
| Finance & Banking, Insurance

FIO Focus, Issue No. 59: Reconstituted Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance (FACI) Meets

On August 7, 2014, the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance (FACI), an advisory body to the Federal Insurance Office (FIO), met in Washington, DC. The new chairperson is Daniel S. Glaser, President & Chief Executive…more
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South Carolina Decision on Allocation of Defense Costs Creates a Trap for the Responsive Insurer

A recent decision by the U.S. District Court in South Carolina confirms the state’s position as an outlier when it comes to whether an insurer that has a duty to defend can require other insurers to contribute to defense costs…more
| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Insurance

FIO Focus, Issue No. 58: Senate Passes TRIA Reauthorization and NARAB II

Devoted to exploring the progress of the modernization of the insurance industry, FIO Focus provides information and insights about the organizations and issues that are driving change and influencing the future of the industry…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Conflict of Laws, Insurance

FIO Focus, Issue No. 57 - IAIS Releases Consultation Paper on Basic Capital Requirements for G-SIIs

Devoted to exploring the progress of the modernization of the insurance industry, FIO Focus provides information and insights about the organizations and issues that are driving change and influencing the future of the…more
| Finance & Banking

On the Road With Autonomous Vehicles and the Insurance Industry, Issue No. 2

State and Federal Regulations Pertaining to Autonomous Vehicles - While autonomous vehicles (AVs) are not yet a regular fixture on the nation’s roadways, policymakers, legislators and regulators have started to establish…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Insurance, Science, Computers, & Technology

The Cost of Doing Nothing? Injunctive Relief and the Amount in Controversy

While plaintiffs in class action cases ordinarily seek monetary damages, many incorporate claims for injunctive or declaratory relief as well. Injunctive and declaratory relief can complicate matters for courts when it comes…more
| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies

Supreme Court to Address Standard of Removal Under the Class Action Fairness Act

Last year in Standard Fire v. Knowles, 133 S. Ct. 1345 (2013), the U.S. Supreme Court held that class action plaintiffs could not avoid removal to federal court under the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 (CAFA) by stipulating…more
| Civil Procedure

Recent Cases of Note

District of New Jersey Denies Class Certification in Title Insurance Case on Grounds of Ascertainability - In the latest in a series of decisions from courts in the Third Circuit regarding ascertainability of a putative…more
| Civil Procedure, Finance & Banking, Worker’s Compensation, Health, Insurance

FIO Focus, Issue No. 56

Devoted to exploring the progress of the modernization of the insurance industry, FIO Focus provides information and insights about the organizations and issues that are driving change and influencing the future of the industry…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Insurance

Disparate No Longer: California Supreme Court Resolves Split in Approach to Product Disparagement Coverage

Over the past 10 years, there has been an increase in lawsuits between business competitors, with claims that one business is unfairly gaining a competitive advantage over the other. These cases, involving allegations of…more
| Business Torts, Insurance

FIO Focus, Issue 55

Devoted to exploring the progress of the modernization of the insurance industry, FIO Focus provides information and insights about the organizations and issues that are driving change and influencing the future of the…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Insurance, International Law & Trade

New York and New Jersey Hold Fast to No “Occurrence” for Faulty Workmanship Claims

During the past year, five state supreme courts (Alabama, Connecticut, Georgia, North Dakota and West Virginia) have found that faulty workmanship by a construction contractor or subcontractor can be a covered “occurrence.”…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Construction Law, Insurance, Real Estate - Residential

On the Road With Autonomous Vehicles and the Insurance Industry, Issue No. 1

Autonomous vehicles (AVs) are no longer a futuristic concept, but a present day reality. Automobile manufacturers and software companies – Google in particular – have created driverless cars that are being tested on public…more
| Insurance, Science, Computers, & Technology
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