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January 31, 2019

What are “Endorsements” in a Homeowner’s Insurance Policy?

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When you buy homeowner’s insurance, you don’t expect it to cover everything. But, you might expect it to cover more than it actually does. While homeowner’s policies often start with broad coverage language, this language is subject to a laundry list of exclusions; and, in order to have these excluded perils covered, homeowners must pay extra for “endorsements.” Read More

Categories: Insurance Claims

January 25, 2019

Saavedra Goodwin Successfully Closes on a Multi-State $640M Syndicated Credit Facility for Sheltair Aviation

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Fort Lauderdale based law firm Saavedra-Goodwin recently closed a $640,000,000.00 syndicated loan transaction on behalf of their long-time client, Sheltair Aviation Services, LLLP. Read More

Categories: Firm News, Business Law

January 17, 2019

What Can South Florida Condo Owners Expect from HO-6 Insurance Claims?

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If you own a condo in South Florida, your condo association’s insurance policy should provide coverage for any damage to your home. Florida law imposes strict coverage requirements for condo associations; however, for individual unit owners, purchasing home insurance is no longer required. So, if you own a condo, should you still purchase home insurance? Read More

Categories: Insurance Claims

January 3, 2019

Looking Back at the 2018 Hurricane Season – And Preparing in Advance for 2019

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The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season is over, and as we await the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) first predictions for the 2019 season – which will be released on May 1 – it is worth taking a look back at what we learned last year. With a total of 15 named storms, including a record seven storms eventually classified as subtropical, 2018’s total storm activity, “fell within NOAA’s predicted ranges in [its] pre-season outlook issued in late May [but] was more active than predicted in the updated outlook issued in early August.” Read More

Categories: Insurance Claims