Choice of Forum

Choice of Law Admission of Extrinsic Evidence Insurer Allocation Pre-Tender FeesStatute of Limitations
Most significant relationship testFacts set forth in the pleadings aloneIf one claim is potentially covered, must defend entire suitNot Addressed3 years
Travelers Indem. Co. v. Lake, 594 A.2d 38, 41 (Del. 1991)Brosnahan Builders, Inc. v. Harleysville Mut. Ins. Co., 137 F. Supp. 2d 517, 525 (D. Del. 2001)Steadfast Ins. Co. v. Eon Labs Mfg., 1998 Del. Super. LEXIS 339, at *12 (Del. Super. Ct. Sept. 18, 1998)(10 Del. C. § 8106)
Pre-Judgment Interest Late Notice Public Policy Bar Independent CounselAtty's Fees/Decl. Relief Action
5% above primeNotice-prejudiceBar to indemnityMay choose own counselNot recoverable
(6 Del. C. § 2301)Jones v. State Farm Fire & Cas. Ins. Co., 703 A.2d 644, 645 (Del. 1997)Camac v. Hall, 698 A.2d 394, 397 (Del. Super. Ct. 1996)International Underwriters Inc. v. Stevenson Enters., Inc., 1983 Del. Super. LEXIS 649, at *7 (Del. Super. Ct. Oct. 4, 1983)National Union v. Rhone-Poulenc, 1995 Del. Ch. LEXIS 107, at *4 (Del. Ch. Mar. 17, 1995)