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Analysis

5 California Insurance Battlegrounds In 2017

Law360, Los Angeles (January 12, 2017, 11:46 AM EST) -- California's appellate courts are poised to tackle a host of key insurance issues this year, including whether a company's negligent hiring of an employee is an accidental occurrence and whether an excess insurer can pursue reimbursement from a primary insurer that refused to settle within policy limits.

Here, Law360 takes a look at five major insurance disputes pending before the California Supreme Court and other courts around the state.

Liberty v. Ledesma and Meyer Construction

The Ninth Circuit in August asked the California Supreme Court to decide whether a company's negligent hiring of a worker who later commits a wrongful act...

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