Judge Refuses To Dismiss Broker Malpractice Claims Arising From Superstorm Sandy
Mealey's (October 19, 2016, 11:26 AM EDT) -- NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Applying New York law, a New Jersey judge on Oct. 6 denied an insurance broker’s motion to dismiss a claim that he breached his professional duty in a lawsuit stemming from the insured’s alleged $1,567,044 in damages caused by Superstorm Sandy (Fox Paper, Ltd. v. Hanover Insurance Co., et al., No. MID-L-2818-16, N.J. Super., Law Div., Middlesex Co.; 2016 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 2234).
(Opinion available. Document #13-161020-013Z.)
Fox Paper Ltd., which distributes party and catering products, alleged that Superstorm...