Judge Says Policy Language Is Unambiguous And Summary Judgment Is Warranted
Mealey's (November 5, 2015, 9:15 AM EST) -- BATON ROUGE, La. — A federal judge in Louisiana on Nov. 3 granted an insurer’s motion for summary judgment, holding that an excess workers’ compensation and employers’ liability policy was not reinsurance and that the limit on liability of an underlying insurance policy was not relevant to the amount owed (Louisiana Commerce and Trade Association Self Insurers Fund v. National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA, No. 13-cv-773, M.D. La.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 148725).