Pennsylvania Federal Judge Says Choice Of Law Ruling Will Not Be Changed
(October 15, 2015, 2:30 PM EDT) -- HARRISBURG, Pa. — A Pennsylvania federal judge on Oct. 13 denied an insurer’s motion for reconsideration, determining that the addition to the record of a portion of the insurer’s affidavit does not change the conclusion that Pennsylvania law, not New York law, governs the insured’s lawsuit seeking coverage for underlying asbestos liabilities (York International Corp. v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Co., No. 10-0692, M.D. Pa.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 138927).
(Opinion available. Document #03-151021-001Z.)
York International Corp. filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Middle...