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MUNICIPAL LAW: Supreme Court holds that decision of officer to engage in pursuit of a fleeing vehicle is not ministerial and falls within the governmental immunity doctrine

The Connecticut Supreme Court upheld the ruling of the lower court in granting defendants Motion for Summary Judgment on the basis that governmental immunity applied to officer’s decision of whether to initiate a high speed police pursuit.  This cause of…

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INSURANCE COVERAGE: Federal District Court denies summary judgment on issue of duty to defend under claims-made policy based on prior notice of claim

In this action for damages and declaratory relief the plaintiffs alleged that the defendant, Arch Insurance Company breached its duty to defend or indemnify Juliano Associates under a claims-made insurance policy. The plaintiffs hired Juliano Associates to make improvements to…

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