Choice of Law Admission of Extrinsic Evidence Insurer Allocation Pre-Tender FeesStatute of Limitations
Lex loci contractusFacts known or available to the insurerIf one claim is potentially covered, must defend entire suitRecoverable5 years
Wilkinson v. Shoney’s, Inc., 269 Kan. 194, 209 (2000)LDF Food Group, Inc. v. Liberty Mut. Fire Ins. Co., 146 P.3d 1088, 1093 (Kan. Ct. App. 2006)Leonard v. Maryland Cas. Co., 146 P.2d 378, 381 (Kan. 1944)Cessna Aircraft Co. v. Hartford Acc. & Indem. Co., 900 F. Supp. 1489, 1517-18 (D. Kan. 1995)(K.S.A. 60-511)
Pre-Judgment Interest Late Notice Public Policy Bar Independent CounselAtty's Fees/Decl. Relief Action
10%Notice-prejudiceBar to indemnity and defenseMay choose own counselRecoverable if insurer brought action and lost
(K.S.A. 16-201)Cessna Aircraft Co. v. Hartford Acc. & Indem.. Co., 900 F. Supp. 1489, 1515-16 (D. Kan. 1995)Quality Painting v. Truck Ins. Exch., 26 Kan. App. 2d 473, 479 (1999)Dyer v. Holland,, 1997 WL 807866, at *4 (D. Kan. Dec. 9, 1997)
Golf Course Superintendents Ass’n of Am. v. Underwriters at Lloyd’s, London, 761 F. Supp. 1485, 1492 (D. Kan. 1991)
Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co., Inc. v. Kurtenbach, 961 P.2d 53, 63n. 1998)
Hartford Cas. Ins. Co. v. Credit Union 1 of Kansas, 992 P.2d 800, 807 1999)