United States of America vs. Brennan, John

Year: 1996
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
Case Number: 97-1440 (L) 97-1441

Tutorial for Court: Fiduciary duty; “crying wolf”; purpose of insurance is to “insure”; the “sophisticated policyholder”; contra preferendum; public service nature of insurance.

UP’s brief was written pro bono by Eugene R. Anderson of Anderson, Kill & Olick, PC. Of Counsel: Amy Bach, Esq. and James J. Fournier, Esq.


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Source: https://uphelp.org/amicus-briefs/united-states-of-america-vs-brennan-john/
Date: December 10, 2023