David v. Goliath – The Difficult Task of Fighting Your Insurance Company

I was recently speaking with a client about the posture of a pending case and the client was surprised to know that nearly all of the insurance companies that were originally brought into the suit had whittled their way out due to policy limitations, lack of coverage and policy exclusions. Most laymen, including contractors and […]

Gustav’s Aftermath: Insurance Disputes (A Three Part Series)

This is part of a three part series about Gustav's legal aftermath, including a discussion on (1) insurance disputes; (2) increased construction demand; and (3) the risk of fraud. With Hurricane Gustav just a few miles off the Louisiana coast and two million Southeast Louisiana residents spread across the country, there are many questions. There […]