Parties spend significant time negotiating insurance provisions for protection in the event they face claims related to defective construction, but those protections can be rendered worthless if the wrong insurance forms are used.  In my recent Daily Journal of Commerce article, I look at one particularly troublesome provision – the “professional services” endorsement – and discuss tips for avoiding the unintended exclusion of otherwise covered losses, including endorsements that are specifically tailored for use in connection with contractors’ and design-builders’ liability insurance policies. Read the full article here.

Originally published as “OP-ED: Watch for insurers misusing professional services endorsement” by the Daily Journal of Commerce on September 15, 2017.