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Archive for May, 2014

May 19, 2014

Who’s the Boss? Broader Applications of the Employer Liability Exclusion

While “Who’s the Boss” may conjure up images of Tony Danza, a retired baseball player turned housekeeper, the latest edition of the Insurance Commando Blog addresses some courts’ broader construction of standard employer liability exclusion more about this article »

May 5, 2014

The Sky is the Limit: New Decision Expands Insurers’ Exposure in Covenant Judgment Cases

Covenant judgments are one of Washington’s peculiar procedures. Plaintiffs and insureds use them in reservation of rights and excess exposure cases. In these cases, the plaintiff and insured agree – typically without the insurer’s participation more about this article »