Insurer Denies Duty In USVI Airport Pollution Case

Law360, New York (June 4, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Zurich Financial Services unit American Guarantee and Liability Insurance Co. has asked a federal court to determine that it has no duty to defend or indemnify the Virgin Islands Port Authority, a cement company and an architectural firm in an underlying suit over dust pollution stemming from a runway expansion project.

American Guarantee lodged a complaint against VIPA, cement company Devcon International Corp. and architectural firm LPA Group Inc. on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of the Virgin Islands, seeking a clarification...
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