Archive for March, 2013

Uninvolved Defendants Must Be Aware of Default Judgment

By: Ian Lambeets On February 22, 2013, Judge Michael Urbanski from the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia—Harrisonburg Division, rendered his opinion in the case of Parks v. Discount Box and Pallet, et a.l, No. 5:12cv081 (W.D. Va. Feb. 22, 2013).  At issue in the case was whether to enter a […]


Insurance Coverage Under a CGL for Construction Defect Claims

By: Henry Spalding In my law practice, I am frequently called upon, at different times, to represent both builders and their insurance carriers in construction defect lawsuits.  Whether such claims are covered under a commercial general liability (“CGL”) policy raises a number of complicated questions.  This article will focus on some of the more common […]