Daewoo Must Carry Ex-Affiliate's Liability Costs: Jury

Law360, New York (July 13, 2010, 4:50 PM EDT) -- A jury has found that an indemnity agreement requires Daewoo Motor Co. Ltd. to shoulder legal fees for its former U.S. affiliate Starpoint USA Inc. in a product liability suit brought by an injured driver, setting the tone for other similar disputes.

The jury in the Superior Court of the State of California for the County of Los Angeles, West District returned a verdict on Thursday finding that the indemnity agreement at issue is valid and binding, according to T. Steven Har, a Duane Morris LLP...
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