Karen Libertiny Ludden, the firm’s Insurance Practice Group Leader, has become a Fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel, the preeminent association of U.S. and Canadian lawyers who focus their practice on insurance coverage issues.
Category: Insurance Coverage and Defense
One of the few industries in this country that has expanded during the COVID-19 pandemic is the trucking industry. Home deliveries have increased exponentially, and these consumer habits are likely to stay. But what happens when the scientific evidence on transmission is ever changing, and even the best mitigation efforts are insufficient to guarantee that shipments don’t deliver COVID along with that freezer? What liability does the trucking industry face, and will insurers provide defense and indemnification for these types of losses?
Dean & Fulkerson’s own Karen Ludden and Eric Wagman won a premises liability case in the Michigan Court of Appeals, which affirmed dismissal of plaintiff’s claim against an apartment complex when she slipped and fell. The Court of Appeals held that the trial court did not err in dismissing the […]