Insurer Removes Suit Alleging Failure To Disclose Asbestos Knowledge

Mealey's (February 5, 2016, 11:00 AM EST) -- NEW YORK — An insurer on Feb. 2 removed to a New York federal a suit in which the insurer was sued by its reinsurer for allegedly failing to disclose knowledge that the underlying insured used asbestos in its manufacturing process (R&Q Reinsurance Company v. Allianz Insurance Company, No. 16-cv-00794, S.D. N.Y.).

(Removal notice available. Document #12-160219-002N.)

R&Q Reinsurance Co. sued Allianz Insurance Co. in the New York County Supreme Court on Dec. 5, 2014.

R&Q filed a first amended complaint against Allianz on Jan. 28,...
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