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Firm News & Events

Reisbord & Haigh Chapter Co-Authors For 2014 DRI Coverage B Compendium

September 30th, 2014

Andrea Reisbord and James Haigh partnered with Milind Parekh of Troutman Sanders in Chicago to publish a chapter on the history of personal and advertising injury coverage in the 2014 Defense Research Institute (“DRI”) Coverage B Personal and Advertising Injury Compendium.

Workers’ Compensation Group Active At NWCDN Fall Conference in Chicago

September 29th, 2014

Several members of the Cousineau McGuire Workers’ Compensation practice group were active at the recent National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN) Fall Conference in Chicago on September 25, 2014.

Waldhauser Featured in August Issue of Minnesota Insurance

September 24th, 2014

The August 2014 issue of Minnesota Insurance magazine featured an article about Firm President Jim Waldhauser’s work with the Minnesota Vikings.


Legal News

Staab v. Diocese of St. Cloud

September 10th, 2014

In a much anticipated decision, Minn. Sup. Ct. rules the reallocation provisions of Minn. Stat. 604.02, subd. 2 cannot be applied to require a defendant found severally but not jointly liable, to pay more than its allocated percentage of fault.

Schneewind v. Austin Mutual Insurance Company

September 8th, 2014

Minn. Ct. of App. rules UIM claimant not entitled to recover after collateral source reductions, notwithstanding subrogation claim by insurer.

Ekdahl v. Independent School District #213

September 4th, 2014

The Minnesota Supreme Court found that the phrase “old age and survivor insurance benefits,” as used in Minn. Stat. § 176.101, subd. 4, refers to social security benefits under the Social Security Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 401-34 (2012).



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