No Coverage For $2M Judgment Arising From Unsolicited Fax Ads, Majority Affirms
Mealey's (September 2, 2016, 1:52 PM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — A majority of a Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on Sept. 1 affirmed a federal court’s ruling that an insurer has no duty to defend or indemnify a $2 million judgment entered against its insured as part of a class action settlement arising from unsolicited fax advertisements (Auto-Owners Insurance Co. v. Stevens & Ricci Inc., et al., No. 15-2080, 3rd Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 16182).
(Opinion available. Document #13-160915-001Z.)
Stevens & Ricci Inc., an Arizona company, was solicited by a fax...