Jenner & Block

Client Advisory: Calling for Coverage

In this advisory, Partners Jerold Oshinsky, Lorelie S. Masters and Samuel L. Feder and Staff Attorney Cherylyn J. Briggs discuss the implications of Murray v. Motorola, Inc., a recent ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia that may lead plaintiffs to pursue new claims alleging injuries from cell phone usage from a variety of businesses involved in the cell phone industry.  If such litigation ensues, the advisory says, cellular telephone businesses and industry associations should turn to their commercial general liability insurers to defend these suits and to pay for any resultant liabilities.

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