Illinois Panel Affirms Ruling In Insurer’s Favor In Advertising Injury Dispute
Mealey's (November 9, 2016, 1:35 PM EST) -- CHICAGO — An Illinois appeals panel on Nov. 8 affirmed a lower court’s ruling in favor of an insurer in its declaratory judgment lawsuit disputing coverage for an underlying trademark infringement dispute (Selective Insurance Company Of The Southeast v. Member's Property, Inc., No. 1-14-3436, Ill. App., 1st Dist., 2nd Div.; 2016 Ill. App. Unpub. LEXIS 2366).
(Order available. Document #13-161117-021R.)
Levi Strauss & Co. sued Member's Property Inc. (MPI) for trademark infringement. MPI sought coverage from its insurer Selective Insurance Company of the Southeast....