2017 September

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Articles in this issue:

What not to share

The perils of providing confidential mediation briefs to experts, and what to do when the other side crosses the line

David L. Winnett

2017 September


UIM: It’s not in dispute, so pay up!

The obligation of insurers to pay the undisputed amount of underinsured and uninsured motorists’ claims

Charles Miller

2017 September


Illusory coverage

Illusory coverage

The homeowner or business policy may include “personal injury” coverage. Exactly what does that include, and is it illusory coverage?

E. Gerard Mannion
Wesley Lowe
Demian Oksenendler

2017 September


Why is there a genuine-dispute doctrine?

Why is there a genuine-dispute doctrine?

The differences between an insurer’s genuine-dispute defense and bad faith

Arnie Levinson

2017 September


Collateral damage

Beyond the personal injury: When creditors and collection agencies stalk your client

Abbas Kazerounian

2017 September


On disability benefits and social media

Admonitions to disability-insurance claimants on their social-media presence and other personal conduct

Rebecca Grey

2017 September


Profile: Leslie Levy

Thinking outside the confines of law-school teachings helped jump-start a long, successful career for this civil rights advocate

Stephen Ellison

2017 September


Be an insurance Myth Buster!

Three myths – or soon to be myths – of insurance law in California

Jeffrey I. Ehrlich

2017 September


A brush with death

UIM may be the best insurance anyone can buy; but pay attention to the details

Miles B. Cooper

2017 September


The emerging frontier of long-term-care insurance bad faith

The emerging frontier of long-term-care insurance bad faith

As the claims for baby boomers start rolling in, the denials are likely to start churning out

Terrence J. Coleman

2017 September


Unum Group: Is everything old, new again?

The company’s litigated claims handling practices for disability claims continue to haunt it

David Lilienstein
Eric Buchanan
Katie Spielman

2017 September

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