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TODAY'S TOP DEVELOPMENTS Wednesday, March 1, 2017  

Industry news, expert analysis, and daily updates on the most significant insurance coverage legal developments—from the insurance and legal experts of The National Underwriter Company.


FC&S Legal Quiz 8: Answers
FC&S Legal's Insurance Coverage Law Quiz 8 Answers to: Parked Cars, Dog Bites, and Coverage Fights
Here are the answers to FC&S Legal's most recent Insurance Coverage Law Quiz, on parked cars, dog bites, and coverage fights. The answers follow the summaries, repeated for your convenience. Our next quiz appears Thursday.  Read More

Commercial Auto
Montana Supreme: No Coverage under Commercial Auto Policy for Damage Caused by Burning Downed Trees
The Montana Supreme Court, reversing a trial court's decision, has ruled that a commercial auto insurance policy did not cover damages resulting from the burning of trees that had been cut down so they would not fall on vehicles insured by the policy. Read More

Commercial General Liability
Oklahoma Supreme: Public Policy Did Not Prohibit Enforcement of Policy's Indoor Air Exclusion
The Oklahoma Supreme Court, citing the right of parties to negotiate their own contracts, has ruled that the state's public policy did not prohibit enforcement of an indoor air exclusion in a commercial general liability insurance policy. Read More

Automobile Insurance
Florida Supreme Court Limits Discovery by PIP Insurers from Healthcare Providers
The Florida Supreme Court has limited the scope of permissible discovery of healthcare providers by personal injury protection insurers under Florida law.  Read More

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Automobile Insurance

Spotlight on British Columbia: ICBC Steps Up Fight Against Auto Insurance Fraud
The Insurance Corporation of British Columbia, a provincial Crown corporation established in 1973 to provide universal auto insurance to British Columbia motorists, is stepping up its fight against auto insurance fraud this year. Read More

Insurance Fraud
Brooklyn Medical Supply Company Owner Charged with Defrauding Medicaid
Kester Atumonyogo and his Brooklyn-based company, Monack Medical Supply, Inc., have been charged with stealing over $1.5 million from Medicaid and Healthfirst, a Medicaid managed care organization, by New York State prosecutors. Read More

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FC&S Legal Publishes "The Uninsured Motorist Scam"  Read More

Matthias Weber Stepping Down as Group Chief Underwriting Officer at Swiss Re, to be Succeeded by Edouard Schmid  
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CEO Transition at Third Point Reinsurance Ltd.  
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Qatar RE Changes Underwriting Leadership  
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Motor Vehicle Deaths in 2016 Estimated to be Highest in Nine Years  
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Director, FC&S Legal
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Associate Director, FC&S Legal
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Cort T. Malone, Anderson Kill, P.C.
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Seth B. Schafler, Proskauer Rose LLP
Thomas F. Segalla, Goldberg Segalla
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