McKool Smith principal Marc Ladd provided commentary to Bloomberg Law's article, "Ski Pass Insurance Row Highlights Complex Route for Virus Suits." Recently, the consolidation of lawsuits against insurers for skiers’ trip cancellation due to COVID-19 was approved. Representing policyholders, Marc said, “This was the consolidation that made sense from the beginning. You’re able to consolidate all of the plaintiffs’ claims, which are essentially refund claims as opposed to claims needing specific, calculations of damages for each individual policyholder.” The article notes that “Grouping seems a viable options” for policyholders’ COVID-19 related lawsuits moving forward. Read the full article here.