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Archive for December, 2014

December 31, 2014

At What Point Does Work Cease to be “Ongoing”?: Extension of the “Ongoing Operations” Exclusion to Consequential Damages

You do not have to be a Washington lawyer to appreciate the complexity, and sometimes confusing, “ongoing operations” exclusion – j.(5) – in a CGL policy. This installment of the Insurance Commando Blog happily discusses more about this article »

December 17, 2014

Ninth Circuit Affirms Application of Assault and Battery Exclusion and Endorsement Resulting in Application of Lower Limits

The Ninth Circuit recently affirmed the application of an assault and battery exclusion and endorsement leading to the application of a $250,000 wasting limit, as opposed to a non-wasting $1,000,000 limit. See Century Sur. Co. more about this article »