Posts Tagged ‘ liability ’

UConn Law Center Discusses Climate Change Risks And Liability

Oct 7th, 2012 | By

The property-casualty industry has billions of dollars at stake each year when tornadoes, hurricanes, hailstorms and other disasters ravage homes and businesses. But what about when a remote Alaskan village sues the energy industry, claiming that climate change has flooded the town? Are the insurers that provide coverage to the energy companies liable? These are

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CT towns want open space suit shield

Feb 4th, 2011 | By

HARTFORD — Lawmakers are considering a bill that would provide limited immunity from lawsuits to municipalities that open their land to the public for recreational use.