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Can A Grain of Rice Cause Mass Destruction?

December 20, 2018
Technology keeps progressing in leaps and bounds. We read that robots or the much- awaited (or dreaded) artificial intelligence are going to take over property claims work in the All Things Internet New World.  Unfortunately, there is a “dark side” that...

Developments in Real Estate Professional Liability: 2018

December 20, 2018
A. Introduction From causes of action sounding in breach of contract, to improperly earned commissions, to allegations of violations of real estate specific statutes, buyers and sellers have continued to assert claims against real estate professionals,...

“AE” I Owe You?

December 20, 2018
Court decisions concerning flood zones designated by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (“FEMA”) often seem to be like someone is reciting the alphabet.  “A,” “AE,” “B,” “C,” “D,” “V,” “X,” to name a few.  (What happened to E through U are...

Health Republic’s Curious Liquidation: Part 13

August 7, 2018
We thought about skipping Part 13 and going straight to Part 14, but that might confuse readers who don’t suffer from triskaidekaphobia.[1]  Let’s confront this irrational fear and see where the liquidation of Health Republic Insurance of New York, Inc....

Health Republic’s Curious Liquidation: Part 14

August 7, 2018
In Part 13, we addressed the Explanations of Benefits (EOBs) that the Liquidator has been issuing  since August 2017.  We also reviewed the Liquidator’s “partial” audited financial statement for Health Report, a statement that covers the period from May...