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"Burlington's Impact on the Defense of Additional Insureds" in Deep Dives

Deep Dives legal articles take a closer look at legal insurance coverage issues important to the insurance and legal industries.

  • Burlington's Impact on the Defense of Additional Insureds—Veronica Bates discusses the Burlington Ins. Co. v. NYC Transit Auth. case. New York courts are applying a less stringent test of proximate causation to the duty to defend. Additional insureds still need to prove a degree of proximate causation by the named insured to trigger a duty to indemnify.