Reinsurer Invokes First-Filed Rule In Motion To Dismiss Case
Mealey's (February 18, 2016, 10:31 AM EST) -- PHILADELPHIA — A reinsurer tells a federal court in Pennsylvania in a Jan. 20 brief that its first-filed action in another court trumps its alleged reinsured’s action and that the action in the instant court should be dismissed (St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Company v. R&Q Reinsurance Company, No. 15-cv-5528, E.D. Pa.).
(Reply available. Document #12-160219-016B.)
St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co. sued R&Q Reinsurance Co., as successor in interest to INA Reinsurance Co., on Oct. 7 in the U.S. District Court for the...