Allowing An Appeal In Silica, Asbestos Dispute Is Inappropriate, Judge Says

(March 31, 2016, 2:09 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A New York federal judge on March 30 denied an insurer’s motion to certify three separate orders as a partial final judgment on the basis that allowing an appeal at this stage in the litigation of coverage for underlying asbestos and silica claims is inappropriate and does not advance the interests of judicial administration (Danaher Corp. v. Travelers Indemnity Co., et al., No. 10-0121, S.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 42263).

(Opinion available. Document #03-160406-005Z.)

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