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Zimmer Kunz News September 30, 2016

Jeffrey Ramaley to be Presenter at Upcoming Auto Insurance Law Seminar

On October 20, Jeffrey Ramaley will be hosting a seminar in Pittsburgh which updates attorneys in Western Pennsylvania on the latest cases and law in the field of auto insurance.  The seminar will also include a bad faith update.  Mr. Ramaley is a co-course planner for the event and will be speaking on the latest […]

Zimmer Kunz News September 30, 2016

John Zotter Elected to Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County

On September 29, 2016, Zimmer Kunz shareholder, John Zotter, was inducted into the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County.  Admission into the Academy is by invitation only.  Active membership is limited to 250 Allegheny County lawyers who are actively engaged in civil trial practice.  The entire Academy membership is confidentially surveyed regarding the qualifications […]

Pennsylvania Updates September 30, 2016

Case Bulletin: Pennsylvania Superior Court Applies “Assault and Battery” Exclusion

On September 9, 2016, in the case of QBE Insurance Corporation (appellee) v. Jalil Walters and Rasheeda Carter, OK Café, Inc., and Donald Bowers, Sr. (appellants), No. 1797 MDA 2015 (Pa. Super. 2016), the Pennsylvania Superior Court (“the Court”) affirmed a trial court’s granting of summary judgment on behalf of an insurer under the exclusion […]