New York Federal Judge Denies Motion For Interlocutory Appeal In Asbestos Dispute
(September 27, 2016, 9:48 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A New York federal judge on Sept. 22 denied an insurer’s motion for interlocutory appeal on the issue of allocation in an asbestos coverage case after determining that an appeal would serve only to delay and not advance the case (Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. v. The Fairbanks Co., Nos. 13-3755, 15-1141, S.D. N.Y.).
(Opinion available. Document #03-160928-004Z.)
Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York against its insured, The Fairbanks Co., seeking a...