Dornoch-PBM Insurance Battle To Go Forward In NY

Law360, New York (October 12, 2009, 6:09 PM EDT) -- A lengthy tug-of-war over jurisdiction in a contract battle between infant formula distributor PBM Nutritionals LLC and insurer Dornoch Ltd. ended Thursday when a Virginia federal judge stayed a pending action over who will pay for $6 million in tainted baby formula.

District Judge Robert E. Payne of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia said in an opinion Thursday that, in the spirit of judicial comity, a case covering the same dispute in a New York federal court must take precedence....
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