Scott Seaman Provides Expert Analysis in Law 360

May 28, 2015

Scott M. Seaman, Chicago partner of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, provided expert analysis in the article, "Indiana Supreme Court Shows Limits of 'All Sums' Allocations,' published on Law360 on May 28, 2015.

Scott points out that a recent decision of the Indiana Supreme Court demonstrates that, even in jurisdictions with law applying an "all sums" allocation, there are substantial limitations on the "all sums" approach and a pro rata allocation nonetheless may be applied. More generally, the decision serves as an important reminder that general descriptions of governing legal principals must yield to particular policy language.

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