Insurance Law (SD 243)


The course covers insurance related topics including: formation of the insurance contract; a brief treatment of regulatory guidelines which impact the insurance industry; evaluation of: first versus third party coverages; tortious breach of insurance contract problems; insurance contract provisions including without limitation insuring clauses, exclusions, conditions, declarations, and endorsements; select problems in the casualty, life and liability insurance contexts. Additionally, the course will examine policy goals of legislatures and courts in the enactment, and construction, of insurance statutes.


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