Insurer Was Subrogated To Rights Of Insured, California Appeals Panel Says

(January 19, 2016, 12:26 PM EST) -- LOS ANGELES — The Second District California Court of Appeal on Dec. 21 determined that a trial court did not err in entering summary judgment in favor of an insurer in an asbestos personal injury dispute because the insurer was subrogated to the rights of its insured (Edward Walton v. OneBeacon Insurance Co., No. B261863, Calif. App., 2nd Dist., Div. 4; 2015 Cal. App. Unpub. LEXIS 9257).

(Unpublished opinion available. Document #03-160120-003Z.)

Edward Walton filed suit in the Los Angeles County Superior Court against 46 defendants,...
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