Policyholders Give NY Court Their Take On Sandy Issues

Law360, New York (March 17, 2014, 5:31 PM EDT) -- The plaintiffs in roughly 800 Superstorm Sandy insurance suits provided a lengthy response to insurers' defenses, urging a New York federal court to take a middle-of-the-road approach on anti-concurrent causation clauses and to allow extracontractual damages on a case-by-case basis.

In 47 pages, the plaintiffs outlined issues that would come up often in the insurance battles stemming from the October 2012 storm, while attacking common defenses that insurers, insurance agents and brokers recently raised.

The back-and-forth follows a case management order from the Eastern District of New...
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