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Pacific Coast Business Times Named Ian Corzine as 2017 “Who’s Who” Top Attorney

The Pacific Coast Business Times recognized Ian Corzine, Esq. of WEST CORZINE, LLP as a top “Who’s Who” in professional services for 2017. Mr. Corzine was one of a select few to be recognized as a top attorney in Santa

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Pacific Coast Business Times Named Ian Corzine as 2016 “Who’s Who” Top Attorney

The Pacific Coast Business Times recognized Ian Corzine, Esq. of WEST CORZINE, LLP as a top “Who’s Who” in professional services. Mr. Corzine was one of a select few to be recognized as a top attorney in Santa Barbara, Ventura,

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Insurance Company May Seek Reimbursement for Excessive “Cumis” Counsel Legal Fees

Hartford denied coverage of a fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, unfair competition, and defamation case.  Plaintiff retained a law firm to defend the case and prosecute a breach of contract and “bad faith” case.  Among other things, plaintiff sought an

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Ninth Circuit Confirms Intentional Acts Are Not Covered by Homeowner’s Insurance Policies

In Hansen v. Liberty Mutual Fire Ins. Co., 589 Fed. Appx. 392 (9th Cir. 2015), the Ninth Circuit confirmed that a homeowners insurance policy providing for coverage of “accidents” and excluding coverage for harm “expected or intended by the insured” does

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Ian Corzine Elected to the Royal Canadian Geographical Society College of Fellows

Today, Ian Corzine of WEST CORZINE, LLP was excited to receive a letter reading: “It is my pleasure to inform you that you were elected to the College of Fellows of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society at the 84th Annual

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Ian Corzine Named by the Pacific Coast Business Times as a “Who’s Who in Professional Services” for Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo Counties

On October 23, 2014, Ian Corzine was once again named by the Pacific Coast Business Times as a “Who’s Who in Professional Services” for Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo Counties.

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Ian Corzine Interviewed on News Talk AM 1450 in O.C. & San Diego (Click to Listen)

(CLICK TO LISTEN) Jerry Slusiewicz has a highly informative and entertaining program that educates investors of all levels of sophistication. For the last decade, Jerry’s “Your Money Talks” has given listeners the opportunity to ask on-air questions about their investment

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Ian Corzine Wins the 2014 San Fernando Valley Business Journal Trusted Advisor Award!!

Last night, August 20, 2014, the San Fernando Valley Business Journal held its 2014 Trusted Advisors Awards.  What a wonderful event!  Business professionals from across the Southern California area got together to honor distinguished professionals in the business, banking, accounting,

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If the Complaint Can Be Amended to State a Covered Claim, There Is a Duty to Defend

In Millennium Laboratories, Inc. v. Darwin Select Insurance Company, 2014 WL 1921755 (S.D. Cal. May 13, 2014), the Court held that an insurer must defend if the factual allegations of a complaint give rise to coverage, even if causes of action that relate

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