The 6.0 Napa earthquake has altered business in an around the Napa Valley, and Law360 called to ask my thoughts on earthquake insurance.  While the article requires a subscription, my key point is:

“This earthquake is a reminder of what we’ve been told for some time now — that the odds of a major earthquake in Northern California over the next 20 years are very high,” said Dennis Cusack, a partner at Farella Braun & Martel LLP. “It’s a very real risk, and in some cases, a greater risk than a fire on a property. It should lead businesses to at least consider the costs and benefits of earthquake insurance.” 

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