Meagher & Geer partner Karl Yeager’s article, Don’t Be CLUE-less, has been published on the CRES Insurance Services website.

The CLUE (Comprehensive Loss Underwriting Exchange) report is a report that contains seven years of personal-property claims history.  Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, a homeowner is entitled to the free report prepared by Lexis-Nexis, a consumer-reporting agency.

Click here to read the article.

Karl focuses his practice on business transactions and commercial litigation for clients within the real estate profession and construction and banking industry. In addition, Karl defends real estate professionals against claims made under their professional liability (errors and omission) policies.  He is a Minnesota State Bar Association Certified Real Property Law Specialist.

There are 80 lawyers at Meagher & Geer, practicing in more than 20 areas. Founded in Minneapolis in 1929, with additional offices in Phoenix, AZ and Bismarck, ND, Meagher & Geer has earned a reputation as one of the country’s leading litigation defense and insurance coverage firms, receiving assignments from more than 125 U.S. insurance companies, and often from insurers based in London, Canada and Bermuda. The firm regularly represents businesses of all sizes, public entities, non-profit organizations, and individuals.

The firm’s attorneys are licensed in many states, including Arizona, California, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin. Meagher & Geer lawyers have been awarded high rankings in Chambers USA, Martindale, and U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. The firm tries cases, having taken more than 200 cases to verdict in the recent past.  The firm has handled even more appeals.