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Georgia Supreme Court Complicates Policyholders’ Ability to Settle Claims Brought Against Them

Posted in Commercial General Liability (CGL)

As we previously reported here, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit asked the Georgia Supreme Court to weigh in on the coverage dispute in Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. v. XL Specialty Insurance Co. concerning consent-to-settle and no-action provisions in an excess insurance policy. The state high court’s answer was a disappointing… Continue Reading