1st Circuit Certifies 3 Questions In Employment Practices Coverage Dispute
Mealey's (June 10, 2016, 1:45 PM EDT) -- BOSTON — The First Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on June 9 certified three questions in an employment practices liability coverage dispute to the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, noting that the outcome “could affect scores of insurance contracts in Massachusetts” (Mount Vernon Fire Insurance Co. v. VisionAid, Inc. f/k/a H.L. Boulton Co. Inc., No. 15-1351, 1st Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 10464).
(Opinion available. Document #13-160616-006Z.)
After Gary Sullivan was fired by VisionAid Inc. f/k/a H.L. Bouton Co. Inc., he sued his former employer in April...