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TODAY'S TOP DEVELOPMENTS Thursday, August 11, 2016  

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.


Commercial General Liability
Nebraska Supreme: No Coverage for Insured's Costs to Repair Defective Product in Absence of Damage to Other Property
The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that commercial general liability insurance policies did not cover an insured's costs to cure its improperly manufactured product, which was used in the construction of an arena, where there was no damage to any part of the arena. Read More

Commercial General Liability
N.J. Supreme: Insurer Must Cover Claims That Subcontractor's Negligence Damaged Insured Property
The New Jersey Supreme Court has ruled that rain water damage allegedly caused by a subcontractor's faulty workmanship constituted "property damage" and an "occurrence" under a property developer's commercial general liability insurance policy. Read More

Verdicts & Settlements
$155,000 Settlement for Plaintiff Who Alleged Homeowners Ignored Broken Pavement
A woman who alleged that she fell and was injured while walking on a broken section of driveway has settled with the homeowners for $155,000. Read More

Business Income
Michigan Appellate Panel Rules That Independent Insurance Agency Did Not Owe Duty to Insured
An appellate panel in Michigan, furthering the divide among appellate panels in the state, has ruled that an independent insurance agency did not owe a duty to the insured to advise it regarding the adequacy of insurance coverage. Read More

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In the States

Travis Wegkamp is New Utah Captive Insurance Director
Travis Wegkamp has been appointed as the new director of the Utah Captive Insurance Division, replacing David J. Snowball, who is retiring this month. Read More

In the States
Former Florida Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty Joins Advisory Board of MBF Healthcare Partners
Kevin McCarty, former Florida Insurance Commissioner and former president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners has joined the advisory board of MBF Healthcare Partners, a healthcare private equity firm. Read More

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Ironshore Specialty Casualty Introduces Coverage for Construction Project Owners  Read More

Kemper Adds Thomas M. Goldstein and Lacy M. Johnson to Its Board of Directors  
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Worst Flooding Since 1998 Leaves $33 Billion Economic Toll in China, According to Aon Catastrophe Report; Less than Two Percent of Losses Covered by Insurance  
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Nassau Reinsurance Group Holdings Completes Acquisition of Traditional Insurance Business from Universal American  
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Rick Ulmer Named President and CEO of Regions Insurance  
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