2020 September

Plaintiff Sept20 cvr

Articles in this issue:

Strained relationships

Rapport building with clients, counsel, and co-workers in socially distant times

Miles B. Cooper

2020 September


Appellate Reports

Supreme Court resolves split of authority about the standard of review when standard of proof is clear-and-convincing evidence

Jeffrey I. Ehrlich

2020 September


Section 998 offers in the new normal of the pandemic

Insurers are trying to push fast, cheap settlements by making Section 998 demands before plaintiffs have had sufficient opportunity to conduct necessary investigation and discovery

Ramona H. Atanacio
Zachary J. Buchta

2020 September


Efficiencies in the practice of law through technology

Key tools for working smartly and efficiently in this new world suddenly thrust upon us

Martin I. Aarons

2020 September


A reply to denial

A reply to denial

First steps when the insurer says no to your client’s COVID-19 business interruption claim

Kim H. Collins

2020 September


Disability insurance claims in the COVID-19 world

A look at how the largest disability insurer, Unum, is managing its claim decisions and the effect COVID may be having on them

Terrence J. Coleman

2020 September


Profile: Philip Pillsbury

Profile: Philip Pillsbury

Out of order is how this insurance-bad-faith lawyer approaches trials

Stephen Ellison

2020 September


Who let the dogs out?

Who let the dogs out?

Primer on the law and special interrogatories for use in a dog-bite case

Laurence Mandell

2020 September


Life and accidental-death insurance denials

Life and accidental-death insurance denials

A look at the differences between life insurance and accidental-death insurance and insurers’ favorite ways to deny coverage

Lee S. Harris
Adrian Hern

2020 September

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