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Kennedys wins Innovation in the Business of Law accolade at Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards
We are delighted to announce that our remarkable innovations journey has continued as we won Innovation in the Business of Law: New products and services at the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards.
Florida’s Governor, Ron DeSantis, recently signed Florida’s new antihazing law, referred to as “Andrew’s Law”. Andrew’s Law is effective October 1, 2019. Pennsylvania institutions of higher education may be familiar with many of the provisions of Andrew’s Law after the implementation of the Commonwealth’s own antihazing law, the “Timothy J. Piazza Antihazing Law,” began in 2018.
We are pleased to announce the addition of insurance coverage attorney Louis Kozloff. With over 20 years’ experience in the insurance field, Lou represents insurers in coverage and bad faith litigation, and regularly advises insurance industry clients on a wide variety of coverage issues, including directors’ and officers’, errors and omissions, general liability, marine and extra-contractual exposure matters. He joins as a partner in our Philadelphia office.
The results of the Law Commission of England and Wales and the Scottish Law Commissions’ joint preliminary consultation into the safe regulation of autonomous vehicles (AVs), echo the importance of manufacturers working collaboratively with government and insurers on data management in the new driverless vehicles environment.
In the fourth and final part of this series we examine the recent change of regulatory body in relation to claims management activity and the avenues still open for industrialisation of claims and lead generation.
Foreign drivers are regularly targeted by fraudsters – either to be involved in organised fraud or (more often) by those looking to take advantage of road users unfamiliar with the driving environment and claims processes.
Technological and medical advancements are progressing to produce improved methods to prevent and detect sports-related concussions (SRC), which in turn present additional obligations in risk management.
Sometimes claims fraud is obvious, indisputable evidence lands on your desk and defeating the claim becomes just a matter of time.
This week we’re back with the third part of this series where we consider the possible impact of civil reform and consider how fraud will remain a persistent problem for insurers and other compensators with new processes to exploit.
We are very pleased to announce that we have promoted ten lawyers to our partnership, with nine based in the UK and one in the US.