Indiana Federal Judge Says Allegations Against Claims Management Company Fail
Mealey's (June 16, 2016, 2:24 PM EDT) -- FORT WAYNE, Ind. — An Indiana federal judge on June 15 dismissed an insured’s third-party claims in an environmental contamination coverage dispute against a claims management company because the insured failed to allege any plausible claims against the company (Valley Forge Insurance Co. v. Hartford Iron & Metal Inc., et al., No. 14-006, N.D. Ind.).
(Opinion available. Document #03-160622-001Z.)
Valley Forge Insurance Co. filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana against Hartford Iron & Metal Inc., seeking damages for breach...