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Insurance Law Update Resource Center

As a service to Jenner & Block's clients and the greater legal community, the firm's Insurance Recovery and Counseling practice maintains online resource centers that offer the latest case law and other developments.

Jenner & Block will update this web page with new developments and items of interest as they become available.

May 2017

In this Insurance Law Update, Jenner & Block Partner Matthew L. Jacobs and Associate Andrew C. Noll examine the underwriting file -- one of the richest sources of information regarding the insurer’s construction of its own policy language.  The information in such files is highly relevant and, the authors explain, discoverable.  They then explore one area of frequent dispute in insurance coverage litigation: whether a policyholder may seek, through discovery, the production of an insurer’s underwriting file.

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