Marsh & McLennan Fights Refusal To Bar State Claims

Law360, New York (August 25, 2009, 4:19 PM EDT) -- Marsh & McLennan Cos. has appealed to the Third Circuit a decision by the federal judge overseeing a $69 million settlement in litigation involving bid-rigging allegations against the nation's largest insurance brokers, challenging the judge's refusal in July to prevent plaintiffs in two state lawsuits from pursuing claims against the company.

In a notice filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey Aug. 24, Marsh revealed that it is appealing Judge Garrett E. Brown Jr.'s July 28 ruling denying the company's motion...
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