Executive Summary Blog

Executive Summary Blog

Legal developments affecting professional liability insurers

Category Archives: ADR Clause

Subscribe to ADR Clause RSS Feed

Alternative Dispute Resolution Provision Not Satisfied Where Parties Communicated with Mediator During Cooling Off Period

Posted in ADR Clause
The United States District Court for the District of South Carolina has held that an insurance policy’s alternative dispute resolution condition precedent prior to initiating litigation was not satisfied where the parties communicated with the mediator during the provision’s cooling-off period, even though the parties disputed whether the communications concerned insurance coverage.  Allied World Surplus… Continue Reading