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These posts on the Mills & Associates Nevada Coverage & Bad Faith Law blog are published to provide useful insights on Nevada insurance law to our clients and other subscribers. Many times the topics are suggested by recent case law, or issues raised by litigation.As part of our ongoing effort to provide both timely and helpful information, we invite all our readers to submit issues which they would like to see addressed in future blog posts.Likewise, please submit questions … [Read more...]

Avoiding Insurance Coverage Based On Misrepresentation Or Fraud In The Application

Courts always struggle when they are asked to deny insurance coverage. The reason for the struggle is simple. Carriers argue that they should not have to insure a loss where the insured provided misleading facts in the application. However, the insureds point out that insurance carriers have accepted their premiums and the insureds have operated under the impression that the coverage sought had been provided.Misrepresentations or fraud in the application can be the basis for avoiding … [Read more...]