Cameron Argetsinger is a Shareholder in the D.C. office of Anderson Kill. He focuses his practice on insurance recovery counseling and dispute resolution.
Cameron has represented corporate policyholders in a broad range of insurance coverage disputes, including claims involving coverage for cyber liability, directors’ and officers’ liability, employment practices liability, environmental contamination, antitrust litigation, flood and hurricane damage, intellectual property liability, false advertising, lead-based paint, asbestos, the False Claims Act and overseas tort liabilities. In the past, Cameron has advised clients in the placement and negotiation of the terms of various types of insurance coverage, including cyber and D&O insurance.
In addition to insurance recovery, Cameron has represented clients in a wide range of administrative and commercial disputes, including false advertising, construction design defects, international trade and class action litigation against the Social Security Administration.
Recognized as a Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers “Rising Star,” Cameron has represented clients in trial and appellate courts and arbitration tribunals all over the U.S., including federal and state courts in Virginia, Ohio, New York, Illinois, North Carolina and the District of Columbia, as well as the U.S. Court of International Trade. Moreover, he has successfully resolved many claims on behalf of policyholders through negotiations prior to filing litigation.
Recognized by Super Lawyers as a Washington D.C. "Rising Star," 2014-2016.
Insurance Coverage: Dispute Resolution
Representing a children’s residential treatment facility in claims for coverage under historic general liability insurance policies spanning multiple decades for older personal injury claims that were revived under New York’s Child Victims Act.
Representing national retail brand in dispute with cyber insurer concerning coverage for online “wiretapping” claim under California Invasion of Privacy Act (“CIPA”).
Representing a major trade association seeking recovery under its event cancellation policy for losses resulting from the cancellation of its annual conference due to COVID-19.
Representing genetic testing company in dispute with professional liability carrier concerning coverage for regulatory proceeding.
Representing a biogas energy producer in coverage dispute with property insurer for catastrophic damage to industrial waste treatment facility in complex first-party property damage claim.
Representing a domestic steel manufacturer in dispute with insurer regarding coverage for environmental cleanup costs under pollution liability insurance policy.
Representing a hospital group in an arbitration against its malpractice reinsurers concerning coverage for an underlying wrongful death settlement.
Representing a biofuel credit exchange in dispute with professional liability insurer concerning coverage for losses stemming from fraudulent transactions by a sophisticated scammer posing as a legitimate biofuel producer.
Representing an S&P 500 company in coverage lawsuits with its D&O and employment practices liability insurers regarding coverage for underlying employment dispute.
Representing an S&P 500 company in litigation regarding coverage for an underlying class action lawsuit alleging liability under the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA).
Representing the creditors committee in the bankruptcy proceedings of a national retail chain regarding coverage for potential claims under the debtor’s D&O insurance policies.
Representing a Fortune 1000 company in a federal lawsuit regarding coverage for liabilities arising out of its participation in postwar Iraq reconstruction efforts.
Representing a Fortune 500 chemical company on issues relating to insurance coverage for the defense of lead-based paint suits.
Representing a multinational manufacturer in state and federal lawsuits regarding coverage for dozens of underlying products liability lawsuits.
Representing a Fortune 500 company in an insurance claim for False Claims Act liability under the company’s errors & omissions coverage.
Representing an international restaurant enterprise in a variety of insurance recovery matters involving coverage for copyright infringement, Hurricane Sandy losses and business interruption issues.
Representing a leading trade association in an insurance claim regarding coverage for an underlying antitrust lawsuit.
Representing a major household goods manufacturer in a federal lawsuit on an issue involving employers’ liability coverage for asbestos bodily injury.
Representing an investment management firm in an arbitration regarding employment practices liability coverage for an underlying lawsuit seeking damages for wrongful termination.
Representing a retailer in an insurance claim for false advertising liability under the Lanham Act.
Representing a chemical manufacturer in an insurance coverage dispute relating to cleanup costs for environmental contamination dating back to the early 20th century.
Insurance Coverage: Counseling
Advising official committees of unsecured creditors concerning D&O and related insurance issues in bankruptcy proceedings including Serta Simmons Bedding, CEC Entertainment, Inc., NPC International, Bayou Steel Group, FTD Companies, Inc., Specialty Brands, Limited Stores Co., GT Advanced Technologies Inc. and USA Discounters Ltd.
Advising S&P 100 company in negotiation of terms of cyber insurance policy.
Advising artificial intelligence firm concerning nationwide statutory and regulatory requirements and restrictions applicable to photo- and AI-based damage repair insurance estimates.
Advising real estate investment firm in placement and negotiation of terms of D&O insurance.
Advising international retail apparel brand concerning coverage for online “wiretapping” claim under California Invasion of Privacy Act (“CIPA”).
Advising leading U.S. building materials manufacturer in negotiation of terms of cyber insurance policy.
Advising individual creditors concerning credit insurance issues in Toys “R” Us bankruptcy proceeding.
Advising a major nutritional supplement manufacturer concerning coverage for Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) claims.
Advising telemarketing firm concerning coverage for TCPA class action claims.
Class action litigation against the Social Security Administration regarding systematic errors in distribution of retirement benefits.
Representing U.S. manufacturers in litigation against U.S. Customs & Border Protection involving the enforcement of antidumping and countervailing duty laws.
Representing U.S. agricultural producers in litigation against U.S. Customs & Border Protection involving the enforcement of antidumping and countervailing duty laws.
Representing a television broadcaster in the appeal of an adverse ruling by the Federal Communications Commission.
Representing a leading trade association in a federal lawsuit alleging unfair trade practices and false advertising under the Lanham Act.
Representing an international restaurant enterprise in a construction design defect lawsuit.
Representing one of the world’s largest chemical companies in creditor litigation relating to the bankruptcy of the Tribune Company.
Representing a bank in state court litigation involving related borrowers and cross-collateralized security.