In recent years, the food industry has experienced a dramatic increase in recalls, withdrawals and contamination events. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) requested or monitored almost 100 Class I recalls involving serious health hazards related to meat, poultry and egg products in 2015, a 130 percent increase from 2010.…
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Jared Zola is a partner in Blank Rome LLP’s policyholder-only insurance coverage practice based in its New York office. He is insurance coverage counsel to several major food companies and has significant experience handling coverage disputes involving Product Contamination Insurance claims.
James R. Murray is the leader of Blank Rome LLP’s policyholder-only insurance coverage practice based in its Washington, D.C. office. He has significant experience handling coverage disputes involving Product Contamination Insurance claims.