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Alex Purvis is a litigator handling complex insurance coverage disputes across the Firm’s footprint and beyond.  Alex enjoys working with clients to get the most out of their insurance coverage, and he has the courtroom experience to get the right result if needed.

Court Declines Jurisdiction Over COVID-19 Insurance DisputeThe recent procedural ruling by a Pennsylvania federal court highlights another area of uncertainty in the growing wave of insurance litigation related to COVID-19:  will these cases proceed in state or federal courts? The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on its own volition remanded a Pittsburgh restaurant’s lawsuit seeking insurance coverage

New Jersey to Legislate Business Interruption Coverage for COVID-19Commercial property insurance policies frequently include business interruption or loss of business income coverage when a covered “cause of loss” creates a slowdown or reduction in business income. Companies suspending operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic should assess the availability of insurance coverage for those losses, particularly under business interruption policies. Even if that coverage

The New Coronavirus and Your Business Insurance Coverage: Steps to Take NowWith developing news of the new coronavirus and its impact on worldwide business operations, here’s a quick reminder to those professionals in charge of risk management for their company. This health emergency will have direct and indirect impact on companies around the globe. From international shipping and travel to reliance on component parts manufactured in