I just thought I would drop a quick note to let you know that my blog has been nominated for LexisNexis’ Top 50 Insurance Law Blogs list for 2011, along with a number of other strong insurance blogs that I regularly read.  The deadline for comments in support of nominees is this Friday, October 7

One question that tends to arise in insurance class actions and other consumer class actions is whether a defendant can avoid class treatment by voluntarily providing relief to the proposed class.  The risks of doing that include the possibility that the litigation will continue because the plaintiffs’ lawyers will argue that the relief provided is