U.S. Navy Files Complaint In Contamination Dispute, Claims Insurer Breached Contract
(October 24, 2016, 1:32 PM EDT) -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The U.S. Department of the Navy on Oct. 19 filed a complaint in intervention in a California federal court, seeking a declaration that an insurer owes coverage for environmental contamination discovered at one of the Navy’s California shipyards (Lennar Mare Island LLC v. Steadfast Insurance Co., et al., No. 12-2182, E.D. Calif.).
(Complaint available. Document #03-161026-004C.)
On June 22, 2012, Lennar Mare Island LLC (LMI) filed suit in the Solano County Superior Court against its insurer, Steadfast Insurance Co., seeking a declaration that...