Insurance Coverage Considerations Stemming from the New California Child Victims Act

On October 13, 2019, when CaliforniaaEUR(TM)s governor signed AB 218aEUR"the California Child Victims Act (CCVA)aEUR"California became one of at least nine other states to enact some form of window legislation for childhood victims of sexual assault. The CCVA became effective on Jan. 1, 2020. This article explores the CCVAaEUR(TM)s pertinent changes to existing law for pursuing childhood sexual assault claims, as well as some of the key insurance coverage issues arising from this new law.

The text of the CCVA is substantively similar to other …

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