Hanover Insurance Refusal to Pay Covid-19 Business Losses Class Action

When businesses buy insurance, they can select coverage for business interruptions, to cover losses and extra expenses incurred when normal operations are interrupted due to physical loss or damage to the property. The Hanover American Insurance Company and the Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. sell such coverage, the complaint for this class action claims, but is  Read more

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Arch Insurance No Payout for Covid-19 Business Losses Class Action

This class action is another in a long line brought by businesses against insurance companies for their denial of payments for business losses related to Covid-19. In this case, the insurer is Arch Insurance Company, which has refused to pay for the losses of Legacy Gymnastics, LLC during pandemic closures.  Read more

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Zurich American Insurance No Covid-19 Coverage for University Class Action

This spring saw a rash of class actions brought by students against universities, as campuses closed and classes were moved online, to stem the spread of Covid-19. Students wanted to recover amounts they had paid for on-campus education and housing. This class action is brought by a university against its insurer, asking for coverage for  Read more

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Society Insurance No Payout for Bar/Restaurant Covid-19 Losses Iowa Class Action

Many businesses have suffered shutdowns because of the Covid-19 pandemic. This is one of a number of class actions brought by some of those businesses against their insurance companies, demanding payment for their business losses. The complaint for this class action alleges that Society Insurance has refused to pay those business losses under the policies  Read more

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Underwriters at Lloyd’s, London Refuse to Cover Covid-19 Losses Class Action

This is another class action bringing suit against an insurer that has rejected claims for business losses because of mandated closures for Covid-19. This class action brings suits against Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s, London, Trading as Syndicates WRB 1957 and KLN 0510 who are the insurers of the business.  Read more

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Liberty Mutual No Payouts for Covid-19 Shutdown Losses Class Action

Businesses buy commercial property insurance to protect themselves from a variety of risks, including temporary shutdowns. The shutdowns to restrict the spread of the coronavirus have caused losses for a large number of businesses, but many insurance companies are refusing to make payouts. The complaint for this class action brings suit against Liberty Mutual Insurance  Read more

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Safety Insurance Company No Payout for Covid-19 Business Losses Class Action

Should insurance companies pay for business losses caused by closures to prevent the spread of Covid-19? The complaint for this class action alleges that Safety Insurance Company and Safety Indemnity Insurance Company should provide payouts under policies that provide business interruption coverage, extra expense coverage, and civil authority coverage.  Read more

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Aspen American Insurance No Payout for Covid-19 Business Losses Class Action

Many small businesses have had to partly or completely shutter due to efforts to combat the spread of Covid-19. They have therefore lost considerable income, and some of them are looking to their insurance policies to try to recoup it. The complaint for this class action alleges Aspen American Insurance Company is refusing to pay  Read more

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Hartford FSG, Sentinel No Payout for Covid-19 Losses Class Action

Many businesses have lost income during the Covid-19 pandemic, due to state orders for businesses to shut down or consumers to stay at home. Now these businesses are making claims on their insurance policies, and many insurers are refusing to pay benefits. In this case, the insurance companies are Sentinel Insurance Company and its parent,  Read more

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Twin City Fire Insurance Rejection of Covid-19 Closure Claims Class Action

In a now-familiar pattern, this class action brings suit against an insurance company which is rejecting claims for business losses due to closures to prevent the spread of Covid-19. According to the complaint, the Harford Financial Services Group, Inc. and its subsidiary Twin City Fire Insurance Company, have rejected claims from its insureds, claiming that  Read more

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