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Case names and holdings Insurance Law, June 2014 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, June 2014 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
The Great Illinois Insurance Law Quiz, Part 2 Insurance Law, June 2014 Do you know the answers to these Policy and insurance law questions? Take the quiz to find out!
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, June 2014 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
The Supreme Court provides an opportunity for a cautionary reminder By Patricia A. Zimmerman Tort Law, April 2014 In Country Preferred Insurance Company v. Whitehead, the Illinois Supreme Court held that a contractual time limitation for bringing an uninsured benefits demand for arbitration was not contrary to public policy.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, March 2014 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, March 2014 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
The Great Illinois Insurance Law Quiz Insurance Law, March 2014 Do you know the answers to these Policy and insurance law questions? Take the quiz to find out!
Illinois Appellate Court declares binding arbitration provision in insurance code unconstitutional By Alvin R. Becker and Katherine A. Grosh Insurance Law, March 2014 A look at the recent case of Interstate Bankers Casualty Co., et al. v. Alberto Hernandez.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, March 2014 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, December 2013 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, December 2013 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, December 2013 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Wrap-up insurance programs: Coverage issues By Steven A. Coombs Insurance Law, December 2013 The purposes of this article are threefold: (1) to provide a primer on controlled insurance programs (“CIP”), (2) to provide information to attorneys regarding potential pitfalls with controlled insurance programs, and (3) to provide practice pointers to help them better assist and represent their clients.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, October 2013 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, October 2013 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
A note concerning legacy (pre-1992) Medicare supplement policies By James T. Nyeste Insurance Law, October 2013 The author advises that practitioners with elderly clients should get a copy of the client's Medicare supplement policy, since it's possible that the client has a legacy Medicare supplement policy that provides extended coverage.
So you want to go into the insurance business? Really???? By Geoff Bryce Construction Law, October 2013 A look at what happens if no insurance is provided, or if the insurance provided does not match what is required by the construction contract.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, October 2013 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, June 2013 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, June 2013 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
Lloyd’s liable for more than $62 million based on environmental claims under “all sums” approach, plus 10 percent penalty and attorney fees for vexatious refusal to pay claims By John J. Barber Insurance Law, June 2013 A summary of the recent Missouri case of  Doe Run Resources Corp. v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, June 2013 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, March 2013 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, March 2013 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
Contract litigation expense insurance By Kenneth T. Teglia Insurance Law, March 2013 When it comes to initiating litigation to settle written contract disputes, one major reason businesses and individuals have been reticent to do so is the specter of losing and being ordered by a court to pay the victorious attorney fees.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, March 2013 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Removing judicial blinders: Beyond the underlying complaint in insurance coverage disputes in construction site personal injury cases By Daniel L. Stanner, John M. Fitzgerald, and Brent Ryan Insurance Law, January 2013 As this article discusses, the road to the supreme court clarification has been circuitous. And a recent decision by the Northern District of Illinois seems to be inconsistent not only with the supreme court’s holding, but a subsequent appellate court decision as well.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, December 2012 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, December 2012 Summaries of the cases in this issue.