Judge Orders Insurers To Reimburse, Advance Legal Costs To Former FIFA Official
(April 28, 2016, 11:55 AM EDT) -- BROOKLYN, N.Y. — A New York federal judge on April 27 ordered directors and officers liability insurers to immediately reimburse and advance legal costs to a former official of the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) in connection with his indictment, extradition and defense in an underlying criminal action (Eduardo Li v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's, London, et al., No. 15-06099, E.D. N.Y.).
(Memorandum and order available. Document #13-160505-008Z.)
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