David White Quoted in Law360 on Insurers' Decision To Defend

“Texas High Court May Reshape Insurers’ Decision To Defend”

The Texas Supreme Court recently agreed to hear a case challenging whether an adversarial trial is required to establish damages, putting it in a position to push insurers to favor tendering a defense rather than rolling the dice and risking waiving their rights to dispute a judgment or settlement.

David White, an attorney in Thompson & Knight LLP’s Dallas office, said he thinks Lloyd’s is overstating “the risk to the insurance industry of having to defend too often.”