Insurer Loses Bid To Deny Wiles Malpractice Coverage

Law360, New York (November 30, 2009, 3:21 PM EST) -- Professional Direct Insurance Co. has lost its motion for summary judgment in a suit against Cleveland-based Wiles Boyle Burkholder & Bringardner Co. LPA challenging the insurer's supposed duty to indemnify the firm against a $10 million malpractice suit.

Judge George. C. Smith in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio ruled on Nov. 24 that language requiring the firm to disclose any “reasonably expected” litigation on its PDIC malpractice policy renewal did not clearly preclude the firm from later seeking coverage stemming from...
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