Filling out an application for insurance seems like a straightforward step, but it can cause problems if you are not careful. Mistakes can happen. Unfortunately, a recent court decision makes clear that such a mistake can be very costly and result in denial of coverage even if it was an innocent error.
In litigation, a judgment is only as good as a plaintiff’s ability to collect it. When a defendant has insurance, this is usually a less difficult process that does not require freezing bank accounts, garnishing wages, or attaching assets. The plaintiff gets a judgment, the defendant’s insurer pays the judgment. But what about when a … Read more