Boiler Co. Must Pay For Asbestos Defense: Travelers

Law360, New York (June 9, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Travelers Casualty and Surety Co. has asked a federal court to order Fulton Boiler Works Inc. to pay its share of defense costs in long-standing asbestos litigation against the boilermaker, arguing that Fulton cannot show that it was insured for most of the period the asbestos claims encompass.

In a cross-motion for summary judgment filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, Travelers argues that Fulton should pay its share of defense and indemnification costs in the litigation because the...
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