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Failure of PI insured to report potential malpractice suit (US)

The question debated in a claim under a lawyers’ professional indemnity policy was whether the attorneys could have reasonably expected the underlying malpractice action and should have reported it to their insurers. The insurers argued that a claim should have been expected from an expressly unhappy client. The attorneys said the suit was not reasonably … Continue reading