Engineering Firm Appeals Ruling That Professional Services Exclusion Bars Coverage
(February 8, 2016, 2:05 PM EST) -- NEW ORLEANS — An engineering firm insured and its employee recently asked the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals to reverse a lower federal court’s finding that coverage for five underlying lawsuits is barred by the policy’s professional services exclusion (Hartford Casualty Insurance Co., et al v. DP Engineering L.L.C., et al, No. 15-10443, 5th Cir.).
Entergy Operations Inc. operated a nuclear-powered energy plant and was required to refurbish a component called the stator and move the stator from one place to another in...