New York Justice Denies New Trial In Environmental Contamination Dispute

Mealey's (March 21, 2016, 11:41 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A New York justice on March 16 denied an insurer’s motion for judgment notwithstanding a jury’s verdict in favor of the insured or, in the alternative, for a new trial after determining that the insurer failed to offer any new legal arguments as to why a jury’s finding that the insurer owes coverage for environmental cleanup costs at two former manufactured gas plants in New York should not stand (Keyspan Gas East Corp. v. Munich Reinsurance America Inc., et al., No. 604715/1997, N.Y....
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