The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court decision limits the scope of an insured’s assignment of rights against their carrier, The Commerce Insurance Company.
insurance coverage lawsuits
A homeowner’s suit only alleging a contractor caused damage does not state an “occurrence” necessary for CGL coverage.
A Massachusetts seafood wholesaler seeking indemnity for a bodily injury claim lost its rights when it signed a rate sheet the Court found was a new contract.
An Insurer that eventually paid its $300k limit hit with an $8 million unfair claim practice judgment