Jenner & Block

Client Alert: Hurricane Harvey: Insurance Coverage Considerations – No. 2

In light of the property damage in Texas from Hurricane and Tropical Storm Harvey, questions have been raised as to amendments to the Texas Insurance Code contained in House Bill 1774 (HB 1774) and scheduled to go into effect on September 1, 2017.  In this alert, we outline the main changes HB 1774 will make to the Texas Insurance Code as they relate to reporting insurance claims or suing on such insurance claims.