Plaintiffs pushing for COVID-19 insurance MDL: Don’t believe industry’s hype

Two groups of plaintiffs’ lawyers that want the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation to consolidate hundreds of federal lawsuits asserting demands for business interruption insurance argued in briefs filed Monday that insurers are exaggerating variations in policy language and state insurance law in order to avoid an MDL. And in an unusual development, one of the plaintiffs’ […]

Rockets sue insurance carrier over arena’s lost events amid pandemic

The Rockets have filed suit in Rhode Island against the team’s insurance provider, which last month rejected the team’s claim for damages related to the shutdown of NBA games and concert performances in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The lawsuit, filed in Providence County Superior Court on behalf of Clutch City Sports & Entertainment […]