La. College's $103M Katrina Coverage Suit Survives

Law360, New York (June 3, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has refused an excess insurer’s bid to dismiss claims brought by a Louisiana liberal arts college seeking to force its insurers to cover $103 million in Hurricane Katrina damage.

While Dillard University failed in its effort to win an outright ruling awarding it ensuing loss coverage from excess insurer RSUI Indemnity Co., Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana ruled Wednesday against RSUI’s motion for partial summary judgment on the claims, paving the way...
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