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Issue #5, August 2008

Holding Companies Say NICO's Claims are Unsupported

The owners of Seaton Insurance Co. and Stonewall Insurance Co. asked a New York federal judge to dismiss claims brought by National Indemnity Co.

Cedent Sues Century Indemnity for $1.6 Million

Appalachian Insurance Co. sued its reinsurer in federal court on July 15, seeking nearly $1.6 million for a 2004 settlement of asbestos injury claims

Reinsurers Ask Judge To Compel Arbitration of Fraud, Rescission Claims

Two reinsurers are urging a federal judge to compel arbitration of their fraud and recission claims against National Indemnity Co.

Clarendon Urges Federal Judge to Confirm Party Arbitrator

Clarendon National Insurance Co. asked a federal judge to confirm its appointment of a party arbitrator for Lincoln General Insurance Co., asserting that

CNA Seeks Protective Order in Commutation Dispute with SCOR

Two CNA subsidiaries have asked a federal judge to seal documents containing previous communications with defendant SCOR Reinsurance Co.

North Star Seeks Default Judgment Against Harel

North Star Reinsurance Corp. is urging a federal court to issue a default judgment confirming an arbitration award against

Illinois Union Appeals Disqualification of Crowell & Moring

Illinois Union Insurance Co. is challenging a federal magistrate's disqualification of the law firm of Crowell & Moring as its counsel

Arbitration Clause Allowed Party to Reject Demand, Court Affirms

An arbitration agreement between a cedent and a reinsurer clearly allowed either party to reject the other party's arbitration demand

Munich Re Seeks Judgment in Hewlett-Packard Coverage Case

Munich Re argues that The Tall Tree Insurance Co., has not been judicially declared liable to HP under the reinsured policies

Lincoln General Seeks Approval of Former Pa. Commissioner As Its Arbitrator

Lincoln General Insurance Co. seeks approval of former Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Constance B. Foster as its party arbitrator in a dispute involving

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