Judge Transfers Asbestos-Related Reinsurance Dispute

Mealey's (April 4, 2016, 2:16 PM EDT) -- CHICAGO — A federal judge in Illinois on March 30 ordered the transfer of a $4.4 million asbestos-related reinsurance dispute to a Pennsylvania federal court, noting that the Pennsylvania court is a more proper venue than Illinois (R&Q Reinsurance Company v. St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Company, No. 15-cv-07784, N.D. Ill.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 42489).

(Opinion available. Document #12-160415-005Z.)

R&Q Reinsurance Co., f/k/a ACE American Reinsurance Co., f/k/a INA Reinsurance Co., sued St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Co. in the U.S. District Court...
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