Subpoena Nixed In Suit Over $30M Cruise Outbreak

Law360, New York (February 10, 2010, 3:14 PM EST) -- A Continental Insurance Co. claims handler does not have to testify in a suit that alleges the insurer owes coverage to a water treatment company that had to pay out $30 million following a fatal outbreak of Legionnaires' disease on a cruise ship, a judge has ruled.

In a ruling Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, Magistrate Judge James C. Francis IV granted Continental's bid to quash a nonparty subpoena served on Paul Kelejian, who was responsible for handling...
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