Appellate Decisions

MEDIATION AGREEMENTS ENFORCEABLE DESPITE CLIENT’S ABSENCE Georgos and Pangere Corporation v. Jackson (Indiana Supreme Court) Successfully appealed case to the Indiana Supreme Court, which affirmed the integrity of agreements reached between parties in Indiana court-ordered mediations.  

COVERAGE LAW–UNLICENSED DRIVER/JOINT OWNER NOT COVERED BY COMPANY POLICY Century National Insurance Company v. Tracy, et al. (Illinois Appellate Court, lst District) In a case of first impression, changed substantive law for unlicensed policyholders in Illinois. A policyholder in a first party case has no coverage if he was not licensed to drive the insured’s