8th Circuit Affirms Insurer Has No Duty To Indemnify Insured For Fax Ads Suit
Mealey's (July 30, 2015, 2:28 PM EDT) -- ST. LOUIS — The Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on July 30 affirmed a lower federal court’s ruling that an insurer has no duty to indemnify its insured against an underlying lawsuit alleging that it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) by sending unsolicited fax advertisements (Western Heritage Insurance Co. v. Asphalt Wizards, Nos. 14-2587 and 14-2697, 8th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 13263).
(Opinion available. Document #13-150806-024Z.)
Fun Services of Kansas City sued Asphalt Wizards Inc. (AWI), contending that AWI violated the Telephone...