Hanna & Plaut is a civil litigation law firm located in Austin, Texas. We focus on insurance coverage, insurance bad faith, workers’ compensation, and appeals in state and federal courts around the state of Texas. We are AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell and recommended by Best’s Directory of Insurance Attorneys. Catherine and David have been named to the 2016 Texas Super Lawers List. “Super Lawyers” is a Thomson Reuter business. Our firm combines “big firm” levels of experience and expertise with “small firm” responsiveness. At Hanna & Plaut, you get the best of both worlds.
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The Fifth Circuit affirms an insured cannot arbitrarily allocate settlement proceeds to non-covered damages in order to preserve coverage claims against a non-contributing excess insurer.
The Fifth Circuit Rejects a plaintiff’s attempts to use Menchaca to keep extra-contractual claims alive A recent ruling from the Fifth Circuit should serve as a warning to enterprising attorneys...