Insurance Law

Labor & Employment

Suit claims Farmers Insurance underpays female lawyers

Insurance Law

Don’t participate in employee wellness program? Penalty can’t be too harsh, EEOC says in draft rules

Trials & Litigation

Playboy suit says law firm tried $6M case instead of seeking settlement within insurance limits

Insurance Law

BigLaw partner wasn’t working during commute and isn’t covered by law firm insurance, court rules

Trials & Litigation

Reed Smith can’t arbitrate malpractice claim; ex-client, an attorney, didn’t sign required form

Consumer Law

Bank didn’t tell widow she had mortgage insurance, even as home foreclosed

Ethics

Cyber liability insurance is an increasingly popular, almost necessary choice for law firms

Business of Law

Slater & Gordon makes $947M offer to acquire major UK personal injury law firm

Business of Law

2nd name partner exits Nelson Brown for Goldberg Segalla, along with 6 more attorneys in NC office

Judiciary

Justice may be deposed in suit claiming State Farm orchestrated his election, judge rules

Trials & Litigation

Gender bias is an issue in worker’s comp awards, some say; legislation proposed

Supreme Court Report

Although the ACA is 1,000 pages long, its future may depend on a single phrase

U.S. Supreme Court

Chemerinsky: SCOTUS gets another look at the Affordable Care Act

Were Hurricane Sandy damage reports altered to reduce payments to homeowners? Hearing is this week

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer blamed for reversed verdict feels vindicated by appellate ruling that judge abused discretion

Insurance Law

Paying workers with health issues to get exchange-market insurance violates the law, feds say

Health Law

Unconscious woman with medical insurance is taken to out-of-network hospital, owes $50K

Evidence

Woman is in hot water over spilled-coffee claim against McDonald’s

Entertainment & Sports Law

Rolling Stones settle $12.7M insurance claim over shows canceled due to Jagger’s girlfriend’s death

Insurance Law

Is an Uber ride covered if an accident occurs? Insurance representatives are dubious