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Munich Re Directs N.Y. Federal Court to Mine Safety in Defense Costs Dispute
September 28, 2016
ALBANY, N.Y. – Munich Reinsurance America Inc. says a Delaware court ruling which Utica Mutual Insurance Co. says supports its position that it is entitled to reimbursement of defense costs incurred by its insured in underlying asbestos litigation is distinguishable and not relevant to the instant dispute.
In a Sept. 22 brief, Munich Re told the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York that the Delaware Supreme Court’s recent ruling in In re Viking Pump Inc. and Warren Pumps LLC Insurance Appeals is not applicable because the policy provisions at issue in that case differ from the ...
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