1st Circuit To Hear Coverage Claim Over Lawyer’s Conduct

Mealey's (August 16, 2016, 9:50 AM EDT) -- BOSTON — Oral argument is scheduled to begin Sept. 9 in a case in which the First Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals is asked to decide whether a trial court erred in ruling that a professional liability insurance policy issued by American Guarantee & Liability Insurance Co. (AGLIC) provided no coverage to a lawyer who misrepresented facts in a Massachusetts land deal (American Guarantee & Liability Insurance Co. v. John F. Lamond, et al., No. 16-1375, 1st Cir.).

AGLIC issued a lawyers professional liability policy covering...
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