Representative Cases of R. Brandon McCullough

  • Representation of insurer in suit involving dispute over coverage for a product manufacturer for death claims arising from an airplane crash. Motion for judgment on the pleadings granted to insurer. The Charter Oak Fire Ins. Co. v. Interface Performance Materials, Inc., 2018 WL 5297737 (E.D. Pa. Oct. 25, 2018).
  • Representation of insurer in suit seeking coverage for claims involving construct defects in planned residential development. Summary judgment granted to insurer. Northridge Village, L.P. v. The Travelers Indemnity Co., 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 140541 (E.D. Pa. Aug. 31, 2017).
  • Representation of insurer in coverage and bad faith action involving claims for coverage under a specified disease cancer insurance policy. Reported decision: Rancosky v. Washington National Insurance Company, 170 A.3d 364 (Pa. 2017).
  • Representation of auto insurers in cases involving validity of uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage rejection forms. Reported decision, e.g.: Petty v. Federated Mutual Ins. Co., 152 A.3d 1020 (Pa. Super. 2017).
  • Representation of excess insurers in coverage actions involving underlying claims arising out of exposure to asbestos, silica and coal dust.
  • Representation of insurer and reinsurer in coverage and bad faith action involving claims arising from fire involving commercial farming equipment
  • Representation of insurer in suit seeking coverage arising from clean-up costs for environmental contamination as a result of a waste-water spill at an oil and gas drilling site.
  • Representation of insurer in bad faith action arising out of dispute for underinsured motorist coverage.
  • Representation of insurer in coverage and bad faith action involving dispute over liability coverage for equipment servicing company arising from claims for property damage to a high rise building
  • Representation of insurer in suit involving insurer's sales practices in selling life insurance, short-term care insurance, and annuities.
  • Representation of insurer in suit involving rescission of long-term convalescent care insurance policy.
  • Representation of insurer in suit involving dispute with broker over unpaid commissions.
  • Representation of a product manufacturer in products liability suit involving claimed severe head injuries. Summary judgment granted in favor of manufacturer. Hook v. Whiting Door Manufacturing Corp., 2019 WL 630324 (W.D. Pa. Feb. 14, 2019).
  • Representation of business for claims involving trespass to land and property damage arising from oil and gas drilling operation.
  • Representation of national facility services/contract cleaning company in personal injury action. Summary judgment granted to facility services/contract cleaning company.
  • Representation of residential property developer in claims against engineering professional for professional negligence and breach of contract.
  • Representation of school administrators in civil rights claims stemming from termination of employment and challenging the constitutionality of provisions of the Pennsylvania Public School Code.
  • Representation of accounting firm in suit for breach of contract and professional negligence.
  • Representation of former employees in suit brought by their former employer asserting trade secret and civil conspiracy claims. Summary judgment granted for former employees.
  • Representation of manufacturer in breach of contract dispute with transportation logistics provider.