Law Firm Isn't Owed Defense For RE Suit, 11th Circ. Says

Law360, New York (February 14, 2014, 6:37 PM EST) -- The Eleventh Circuit on Friday let American Guarantee & Liability Insurance Co. off the hook for covering Abram Law Group LLC in a suit over a botched real estate deal worth almost $10 million, agreeing with a lower court that it does not have a duty to defend the firm.

A three-judge panel said the insurer does not have to defend the firm in an underlying malpractice suit alleging the firm fraudulently carried out a Georgia land and development deal by omitting important exceptions in the...
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