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Case names and holdings Insurance Law, June 2016 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, June 2016 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
Editor’s note: The return of judicial blinders By James T. Nyeste Insurance Law, June 2016 The Third District’s decision in Pekin Ins. Co. v. Illinois Cement Co., , which is summarized in this issue, is a very unsatisfactory decision concerning the scope of the pleadings or other materials to be considered by a trial court in determining whether a liability insurer has a duty to defend.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, June 2016 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, May 2016 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, May 2016 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, May 2016 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Answers to the Great Illinois Coverage Law Quiz Insurance Law, November 2015 The questions that correspond to these answers appeared in the March, June, October and December 2014 issues of this newsletter.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, November 2015 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, November 2015 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, November 2015 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Everything a (senior) lawyer could ever want to know about the Extended Reporting Period (ERP) a/k/a “Tail” coverage By Leonard F. Amari and Katherine A. O’Dell Senior Lawyers, October 2015 An explanation of "tail coverage" in retiring attorneys' insurance policies.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, September 2015 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, September 2015 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
Client service agreements—Managing the broker relationship By Steven Pahl Insurance Law, September 2015 Client Service Agreements are available for the asking and have become increasingly common. When they are properly designed, constructed, and executed, they provide each party (but critically the policyholder) more certain redress for their insurance broker’s errors and omissions.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, September 2015 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, June 2015 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, June 2015 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, June 2015 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, April 2015 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, April 2015 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
What happens when a policyholder settles a claim without telling its insurer? By Peter J. Evans Insurance Law, April 2015 Breaching a liability policy’s “voluntary payment” provision may have dire consequences for the policyholder.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, April 2015 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, December 2014 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.
Case summaries Insurance Law, December 2014 Summaries of the cases in this issue.
The Great Illinois Insurance Law Quiz, Part 4 Insurance Law, December 2014 Test your knowledge with the next installment of insurance law trivia questions!
Recent developments in Illinois “Bad Faith” Law By Steven Ciszewski Insurance Law, December 2014 A discussion of several recent Illinois cases applying Section 155 of the Illinois Insurance Code, examine what conduct rises to the level of “vexatious and unreasonable,” and identify when other extra-contractual claims might be appropriate.
Words and phrases index of cases Insurance Law, December 2014 A list of the cases in this issue, organized by subject.
Adjudication of liens in claims involving inadequate insurance coverage: Wolf v. Toolie as the latest contribution in this ongoing saga By Richard L. Turner Civil Practice and Procedure, October 2014 The recent appellate decision in Wolf v. Toolie, decided September 30, 2014, does not offer plaintiffs’ attorneys much in the way of relief.
Case names and holdings Insurance Law, October 2014 A list of the cases in this issue, arranged alphabetically.