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Cozen O'Connor

Manufacturers Can MAN UP With Defenses to the Texas Products Liability Act: Part II, How Sellers May Find Themselves a MAN DOWN

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On September 11, 2018, Cozen O’Connor’s Product Liability Prevention and Defense (“PLPD”) blog provided a quick reference guide that manufacturers can consult to MAN UP on defenses when hit with a claim under Chapter 82 in...more

Howard Ankin

Tire-Related Crashes: The Truth Comes Out

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To help drivers stay safe on the road, NHTSA has developed a resource called TireWise that educates drivers on the importance of tire safety. Driving on tires that are well-maintained and regularly inspected can prevent many...more

Cozen O'Connor

In Rhode Island, No Duty of Good Faith to Third Party Claimant

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In Summit Insurance Company v. Stricklett, — A.3d —, No. 2017185APPEALPC12536, 2019 WL 190358, (R.I. Jan. 15, 2019), the Supreme Court of Rhode Island held that – similar to many jurisdictions – the duty to act in a...more

Howard Ankin

Who Is Liable When a Company Carpool Accident Happens?

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If a company offers incentives to employees who provide rideshare services, the employer can be held liable for car accidents and/or negligent actions by the carpool driver....more

White and Williams LLP

Pennsylvania Federal Court Addresses Recurring Asbestos Coverage Issues

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In a pair of recent asbestos coverage decisions, a Pennsylvania federal court issued rulings addressing expedited funding orders, number of “occurrences,” and the applicability of aggregate limits under the Fourth Circuit’s...more

Michigan Auto Law

Senate Bill 1 – All talk on Michigan No-Fault Reform

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Instead of providing specifics, Senate Republicans use Senate Bill 1 to grandstand on auto No-Fault reform - Senate Bill 1 was introduced by Sen. Aric Nesbitt (R-Lawton) on Tuesday. But in reality Senate Bill 1 is...more

Howard Ankin

Injured at the Rehabilitation Center: Here’s What You Should Know

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Medicare patients who go to rehabilitation hospitals and centers have a high rate of preventable injuries caused by improper care and treatments....more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

Standard CGL Aircraft Exclusion Barred Liability Coverage

A California federal judge held that a standard comprehensive general liability (CGL) aircraft exclusion barred liability coverage for injuries suffered as a result of drone operations....more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Ohio Supreme Court Bucks Recent Trend and Holds No Coverage for Construction Defects Under Commercial General Liability Policy -...

The insurance coverage analysis under a commercial general liability (“CGL”) insurance policy begins with the “insuring agreement.” The standard CGL policy provides coverage for “those sums that the insured becomes legally...more

Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP

Massachusetts Federal Court Holds No Coverage for Mold and Water Damage Claim

In its recent decision in Clarendon National Ins. Co. v. Philadelphia Indemnity Ins. Co., 2019 WL 134614 (D. Mass. Jan. 8, 2019), the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts had occasion to consider the...more

The Brown Firm

How Will Driverless Cars Affect Personal Injury cases?

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The future is upon us. We don't have the hoverboard from Back To The Future or Flying Cars from The Jetsons, but we're getting close. Driverless cars, also known as automated cars, have been a reality since the first tests...more

Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP

Nevada Supreme Court Holds Insurer Can Be Liable In Excess of Policy Limits for Breaching Defense

In its recent decision in Century Surety Co. v. Andrew, 2018 WL 6609591 (Nev. Dec. 13, 2018), the Nevada Supreme Court had occasion to consider the damages available to an insured resulting from an insurer’s breach of its...more

Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.

Emerging Trends In Surgical Robotics Product Liability Litigation

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Over the last decade, robotics have revolutionized healthcare. Surgical robots are rapidly making their way into many of our nation’s operating rooms, and are being used in a wide variety of surgeries ranging from...more

Payne & Fears

Nonparty Discovery in California Arbitration: How to Get What You Want

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Opting for arbitration requires attorneys to balance efficiency and procedural protections. The implications of arbitration are something clients certainly have to carefully consider both when drafting arbitration provisions,...more

The Brown Firm

Georgia Motor Vehicle Accident Statistics (Infographic)

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Motor vehicle accidents are quite common in the state of Georgia. Thousands of Georgians have been hurt or killed in auto accidents, often leaving them with life-changing injuries and costly medical bills....more

Reminger Co., LPA

Indiana Upholds Defense Based on a Sudden Medical Emergency

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The Indiana Court of Appeals recently handed down a decision upholding an award of summary judgment to the estate of a deceased driver who caused a motor vehicle accident following a sudden medical emergency. ...more

Cozen O'Connor

Alleged Bad Faith Failure to Advise Policyholder of Consequences of Settlement Conduct Causes Insurer to Settle $22 Million...

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Progressive recently settled a bad faith lawsuit with the guardians of a child injured in a car accident driven by a Progressive policyholder, Earl Lloyd. Progressive faced liability for an underlying judgment in excess of...more

The Brown Firm

Traumatic Brain Injuries And How They Affect Your Personal Injury Case in Georgia

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Accidents are inevitable. They are a part of life that no one can escape from. If you've never been involved in an accident, you're the luckiest person alive, or you're living a sheltered and boring life....more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Are You Covered for California’s New Iot Laws?

In November, Tyler wrote about insurance issues raised by both the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act, which goes into effect on January 1, 2020. California’s...more

Howard Ankin

These Simple Measures Could Prevent Over 60,000 Truck Accidents Per Year

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Installing advanced safety technologies in large commercial trucks can prevent about 63,000 truck-related crashes every year. In 2015, there were more than 400,000 trucking accidents that killed 4,067 people and injured...more

Howard Ankin

When Uber Drivers Are Distracted

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When Uber safety drivers are distracted, the results can be deadly. While in test-mode, an Uber self-driving vehicle crashed into a pedestrian causing fatal injuries. The crash was caused by a distracted safety driver behind...more

Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC

Should I Sue for Personal Injury? Common Questions, Part 2 - What Will It Cost?

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In the 35 years I have been practicing personal injury law in Vermont, the questions I hear most frequently are: Is my injury case worth pursuing?...more

The Brown Firm

How to Prepare for a Consultation with a Car Accident Lawyer

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When you are involved in an accident that was not your fault, it can cause a lot of added stress in your life, not to mention the physical injuries can be detrimental for carrying on every day activities. It's very common for...more

The Roth Firm

Airplane Turbulence Injuries. Who's At Fault?

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Commercial air travel has become the norm. In one moment we can be in sipping coffee in Seattle, and several hours later we can be on a beach in Thailand. The world is smaller than it's ever been, and we have access to the...more

The Roth Firm

What's A Medical Lien, And How Do They Work?

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Being involved in an auto accident is something that no one wants to have to handle. There are hundreds of things to worry about, and the situation can quickly become stressful and overwhelming. Those feelings are amplified...more

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