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Jennifer H. Thiem

Obtained summary judgment for financial services company in breach of contract action involving allegations of improper refusal to allow a short sale
Defended financial services companies in cases involving allegations regarding premature repossession of foreclosed property
Review proposed insurance program to confirm compliance with the insurance requirements of a commercial loan agreement
Counseled client regarding trust documents, probate of estate and the filing of potential claims in probate court
Representation of debtor in possession in adversary proceeding involving an anchor tenant's breach of commercial lease. The adversary was settled resulting in the resolution of all claims in bankruptcy and the attendant adversary proceedings, actually yielding a return to equity holders following satisfaction of all creditors
Defense of hospital system in putative class action alleging that hospital failed to submit medical bills to private insurance and instead billed directly to patient when patient identified as likely to receive a recovery from a third party for injuries
Advise client regarding purchase of "tail" coverage post-closing
Represented publicly and privately-held entities in connection with the underwriting and placement of representations and warranties insurance in mergers and acquisitions, including advice on modifying policy language and negotiation of coverage; advise deal team regarding transfer and ownership of insurance policies as a result of transaction
Advised policyholder regarding commercial property insurance company's classification of Unmapped/Zone D situated property as Zone A property and coverage implications relating to same
Counseled client regarding potential insurance claims for violations of the Advisor's Act and investment agreement and costs of recovery under various investment advisor insurance policies
Defense of client in connection with employment dispute alleging that employer failed to compensate former employee per agreement
Represented client in connection with LLC membership dispute and ensuing settlement that involved sale and assignment of membership shares
Advised client regarding potential insurance coverage for cyber breach under commercial general liability policy and commercial property policy
Advised policyholder regarding coverage for potential employment liabilities under directors and officers liability and commercial liability policies
Counseled financial services client regarding coverage under title insurance policy and assisted with insurance claim
Represented client in connection with trade secret dispute against potential investor in client's business
Representation of client in litigation against former employee and vendors regarding unlawful kickbacks
Defended manufacturer in trade secret matter/preliminary injunction matter in which client hired competitor's employee who was alleged to have misappropriated confidential documents from competitor after resigning from employment
Advised hospital in negotiating insurance and indemnity provisions in construction contract
Representation of client in post-closing dispute alleging stockholders breached their representations and warranties in the acqusition agreement
Advise policyholder regarding implications of potential settlement of a worker's compensation matter
Obtained dismissal on behalf of a foreign corporation in lawsuit alleging corporation and its directors failed to compensate a consultant for its role in procuring investments in corporation's business
Assist client with claim notice on representations warranties and insurance policy
Successfully defended financial services company after writ of certiorari was granted in a contested foreclosure to review the trial court's dismissal of borrower's foreclosure defenses and counterclaim
Defended financial services company in case alleging trespass, sham legal process, violation of South Carolina Unfair Trade Practices Act, negligence
Defense of agent in dispute alleging misappropriation of business opportunity, breach of contract, breach of covenant of good faith and fair dealing, breach of contract accompanied by fraudulent act, breach of fiduciary duty, negligent misrepresentation, civil conspiracy and violation of South Carolina Unfair Trade Practices Act
Represented publicly and privately-held entities in connection with the underwriting and placement of representations and warranties insurance in mergers and acquisitions, including advice on modifying policy language and negotiation of coverage
Assist deal team with insurance due diligence and other issues related to historical asbestos liabilities
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