Diocese’s Insurer Asks 2nd Circuit To Reverse Discovery, Breach Of Contract Rulings

(September 13, 2016, 8:17 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — An insurer filed a notice of appeal on Aug. 29 in the Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, seeking reversal of a lower federal court’s $945,265.11 breach of contract judgment against it and an earlier discovery ruling in a dispute over coverage stemming from underlying sexual misconduct cases brought against its diocese insured (Hartford Roman Catholic Diocesan Corp. v. Interstate Fire & Casualty Co., No. 16-2999, 2nd Cir.).

(Notice of appeal available. Document #13-160915-012B.)

The Hartford Roman Catholic Diocesan Corp. was a defendant...
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