Buss, Jerry H. and California Sports, Inc. vs. Superior Court State of California
Year 1996
Court California Supreme Court
Case Number S052844
  • Duty to Defend
  • California

Under California law an insurer has a duty to defend the entire case as long as there is a potential for coverage of even one claim. Insurer can request an allocation of costs after defense is complete. Allocation—covered vs. uncovered.