Tag Archives: Insurance

Contract Issues for Small Business Owners – The Indemnification Clause

In the “Good Ol’ Days” it used to be that a handshake was all that was needed to conduct business. Today’s environment, however, makes that difficult – if not impossible. Contracts have become more and more complex. Even so-called basic …

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The Role of Indemnity and Insurance in Business Transactions and Litigation

Krista Kochosky Insurance and Real Estate Litigation Attorney

Krista M. Kochosky

Nearly every contract contains an indemnity clause- many of them poorly drafted and unenforceable. An indemnity clause can accomplish many things from shifting the burden of defense costs, to changing the scope of liability of a party. …

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Litigating the Insurance Bad Faith Claim

PBI LogoKrista Kochosky, Head of Litigation for The Lynch Law Group, will instruct the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s course, Litigating the Insurance Bad Faith Claim. Krista will teach a section called, The How, When, What and Why on Removal to Federal

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Who Controls Settlement: Has the Ball Bounced Back into the Insured’s Court?

by Krista Kochosky and Mike Oliverio

shutterstock_7787644On July 21 of this year, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued a ruling on a matter of first impression in Pennsylvania that has the potential to drastically alter the dynamics between insurers and insureds.…

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Is a Captive Insurance Company Right for Your Business?

Have you ever written a check for an insurance premium and wondered, “Isn’t there a better — or at least less expensive — way to insure against risk?”

For some manufacturers, that “better way” could involve forming a captive insurance …

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