Judge: Insurer Has Alleged 2nd Insurer Has Duty To Defend Suit Against Football Team

Mealey's (August 31, 2016, 1:13 PM EDT) -- SAN JOSE, Calif. — A California federal judge on Aug. 29 held that a commercial general liability insurer has alleged that some of the claims in an underlying lawsuit against the San Francisco Forty Niners Football Co. and others are potentially covered by a second insurance policy (First Mercury Insurance Co. v. Great Divide Insurance Co., No. 16-02114, N.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 115872).

(Order available. Document #13-160901-017R.)

On April 1, 2014, Elite Show Services Inc. and the Forty Niners Stadium Management Co. LLC entered...
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