Articles Tagged with Claim Arose Before Policy Period

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CLAUSON & ATWOOD v. PROFESSIONALS DIRECT INSURANCE CO., Dist. Court, D. New Hampshire 2013 – Google Scholar.

This is yet another development in the huge and growing area of litigation between lawyers and their legal malpractice insurers.

Here, the insurance company obtained summary judgment against the lawyers on the ground that the claim was not made in the policy period. Once again, the lawyers did little to help their own cause – they failed to promptly report the claim to the insurance company.