CORRECTED: Supreme Court Turns Down Ch. 11 Claim Priority Suit

Law360, New York (June 29, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Zurich American Insurance Co. has lost its bid to have the U.S. Supreme Court determine whether claims for worker injuries that occurred during the course of Horizon Natural Resources LLC's bankruptcy proceedings should be entitled to administrative expense priority.

(Corrects an article published on 6/29/2009.)

The Supreme Court on Monday denied Zurich’s petition for a writ of certiorari in its suit against Lexington Coal Co. LLC — a company formed out of Horizon's bankruptcy — in which Zurich argued that workers' compensation claims should be entitled...
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