Continental Casualty $11.5M Short On Tab: BART

Law360, New York (November 6, 2009, 2:58 PM EST) -- Continental Casualty Co. has removed its dispute with San Francisco's rapid transit system to federal court in a controversy in which the two parties remain about $11 million apart in what they believe the insurers owe for coverage following an electrical disaster that shut down routes of the transit service for several days in May 2008.

Stating that it is an Illinois business, while plaintiff San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District resides in California, CCC petitioned for removal Thursday in the U.S. District Court for...
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