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Bob Allen Prepares Casenotes on Important Stowers and Underinsured Motorist Coverage Cases and is Quoted in Law360

In the past month, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals handed down an important decision on the Texas Stowers Doctrine in American Guarantee and Liability Ins. Co. v. ACE American Ins. Co., ___ F.3d ___; 2020 WL 7487067 (5th Cir. 2020). Bob Allen’s take on the decision is contained in the attached casenote he authored on the decision.

Also, the Texas Supreme Court heard oral arguments on January 7, 2021 on how policyholder should bring underinsurance motorist coverage claims in Allstate v. Ins. Co. v. Irwin, 606 S.W. 3d 774 (Tex. App.—San Antonio 2019, pet. granted). The link to the Texas Supreme Court’s Youtube recording of the argument is Bob’s commentary on the oral argument is in the attached casenote. The Law360 article on the oral argument, quoting Bob, is attached.