Insurance Policies Expert Witnesses

Insurance policies expert witnesses may opine on commercial liability policies, the insurance industry, commercial insurance, and associated issues. In California Appellate Court Upholds Trial Court’s Dismissal of a Coverage Claim for an Alleged Advertising Injury, Kimberly L. Buffington, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, writes:

In Oglio Entertainment Group, Inc. v. Hartford Casualty Insurance Company, 200 Cal. App. 4th 573 (2011), the California Court of Appeal concluded that an entertainment company’s insurance policy covering “personal and advertising injuries” did not cover a claim for trading on the celebrity and goodwill associated with a musician’s name or using the musician’s name as the domain name for a website selling similar music.

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