Ohio Federal Judge Allows Insurer’s Coverage Case Against Insured To Proceed
(June 27, 2016, 10:52 AM EDT) -- CLEVELAND — An insurer’s declaratory judgment lawsuit against its insured regarding coverage for underlying breach of contract claims may proceed, an Ohio federal judge ruled June 22, declining to dismiss or stay the action pending resolution of the underlying lawsuit (Acuity v. Midwest Curtainwalls, Inc., No. 16-55, N.D. Ohio; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 81370).
(Opinion and order available. Document #69-160701-013Z.)
On June 9, 2015, CDC San Francisco LLC asserted tort and breach of contract claims in a California Superior Court against Midwest Curtainwalls Inc. regarding a...