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Gunfire Leaving Your Property? You Might be a Nuisance

Posted in General Legal Issues, Insurance/Risk Management Issues, Litigation Issues
Ohio’s Twelfth District Court of Appeals issued an interesting opinion earlier this year that wove together issues of statutory interpretation, expert testimony, property rights and nuisance. The end result? If you have bullets flying off your property, you might be strictly liable for nuisance.   Before the court in Batelle Memorial Inst. v. Big Darby Creek was… Continue Reading

Sixth Circuit Finds Water Damage Excluded From “All Risk” Coverage

Posted in Insurance/Risk Management Issues
Insurance Coverage Update In TMW Enterprises, Inc. v. Federal Insurance Company, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit held that a “construction defects” exclusion in an “all risk” insurance policy barred coverage for water damage caused by faulty construction, even though the policy covered water damage and the exclusion did not apply… Continue Reading