Sunday, April 11, 2021
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Texas High Court to Consider the Meaning of “Physical Injury” in Standard CGL Policies

The Fifth Circuit noted an absence of both controlling precedent regarding whether the terms “physical injury” or “replacement” are ambiguous and any case law interpreting these terms.  For that reason and because these issues have been, and will likely continue to be, the subject of far-reaching insurance litigation, the Fifth Circuit certified these questions to the Texas Supreme Court...

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Amy Stewart Profiled in Texas Super Lawyers

Amy Stewart was profiled in the just-published issue of Texas Super Lawyers. Here's a snippet:
Amy Elizabeth Stewart is a self-proclaimed nerd. She is currently talking about scrutinizing an insurance policy dealing with an evolving coverage area that includes computer hacking.

'It’s cyber, which I really love. It’s new. I love getting to see the policies and compare them – they’re not standardized,' she says. 'And I just got giddy. It was embarrassing.'

Her reaction may seem extreme to those of us who view policy language with the excitement usually reserved for actuarial tables or tax code, but it shows how well-suited she is to her area of practice.

'It’s just hashtag: nerd alert,' she says. 'I enjoy the analysis. I enjoy the problem-solving. And I enjoy the advocacy.'

Click here to see the full text of "She's Got You Covered."

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Texas Super Lawyers Names Amy Stewart One of Top 100 Lawyers in D-FW, Top 50 Women Lawyers in Texas

Amy Elizabeth Stewart has been named to the 2014 list of Texas Super Lawyers. She has also been included on the Texas Super Lawyers list of the Top 100 lawyers in Dallas-Fort Worth and Top 50 Women Lawyers in Texas.

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United National v. AMJ May Have Insurers Seeing Red

Our Texas Supreme Court must be having the time of its life. Over the past few years, the High Court has issued a number of watershed decisions that have changed the way we think about insurance. On the heels of its decision last year in Lennar Corp. v. Markel American Insurance Co., and with the Deepwater Horizon case on the horizon, the Court is knee deep in liability policies.

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