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Subrogation Claims and Arbitration Clauses in Construction Contracts

In Texas, while an insurer can assert a subrogation claim independently of its insured, the insurer still stands in the shoes of its insured, meaning the insurer’s claims are limited to those the insured could bring and are subject to the same […]

The Payment of Appraisal Awards - Not Quite a Bar

A frequently encountered question in the insurance world is whether payment of an appraisal award forecloses or bars first party claims against an insurer by the insured, and if so, under what circumstances. The Texas Supreme Court has taken this matter […]

Download the CARES Act Blue Book

This document was prepared by the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation in consultation with the staffs of the House Committee on Ways and Means and the Senate Committee on Finance, describes the tax provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and […]

PPP Loan Forgiveness Standards and Requirements as of the Interim Final Rule

The CARES Act provides that all Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans are eligible for forgiveness but not automatically forgiven. Instead, borrowers must apply for forgiveness with their lender, and the amount to be forgiven may be limited. Borrowers […]