Insurers Appeal Tossed Coverage Suit With Milberg

Law360, New York (May 14, 2010, 12:18 PM EDT) -- Lloyd's of London underwriters and Zurich Specialties London Ltd. have appealed the dismissal of their suit seeking to rescind defense coverage to Milberg LLP for criminal counts relating to an infamous kickback scheme at the firm.

Attorneys at Ropes & Gray LLP notified the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Thursday of the insurers' appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

At the insurers' request, U.S. District Judge Loretta Preska entered a judgment against them earlier in...
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