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Ethical Issues Arising From The Defense Of Insureds Under Liability Policies

12/10/2013
Bar Association of San Francisco
Topics include the tripartite relationship between insurer, insured and assigned defense counsel; the ethical duties of assigned defense counsel, including handling privileged and confidential information of the insured; insurer reservations of rights and conflict of interest issues that may arise from such reservations; and policy limits demands and their impact on the tripartite relationship.

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