Insurers’ Suit Properly Dismissed In Favor Of Indiana Suit, Iowa Panel Determines

(August 23, 2016, 12:19 PM EDT) -- DES MOINES, Iowa — An Iowa trial court did not abuse its discretion in dismissing a suit filed by insurers seeking a declaration that an underlying suit filed against their insured is barred by the pollution exclusion because the coverage issues can be resolved in a similar suit pending in Indiana state court, the Iowa Court of Appeals said Aug. 17 (Travelers Property Casualty Company of America, et al., v. Flexsteel Industries Inc., et al., No. 15-0103, Iowa App.; 2016 Iowa App. LEXIS 788).

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