What is your practice area emphasis? Civil Litigation. I span the spectrum of elder abuse defense to family law, with tort and complex business disputes in between. What made you want
Coverage Alert: Deer & Company v. Allstate Ins. Co. – High layer excess policy did not follow form as to limits of liability or the self-insured retention so once aggregate limits of underlying policies exhausted, insured didn’t have to pay additional self-insured retention before excess coverage applied.
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On March 20, 2019, the California Lawyers Association (“CLA”) held its first Legislative Day in Sacramento. Speakers included Cory Jasperson (Director of Governmental Affairs, Judicial Council of California), Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (Chair, Senate