Judge Tweaks Evidence Standard In Lloyd's Case

Law360, New York (October 25, 2010, 2:38 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has denied most of Lloyd's of London's bid for reconsideration in its dispute with Teck Metals Ltd. over coverage for the alleged contamination of a lake in Washington state, shutting down the insurer's arguments on three previous rulings but agreeing to tweak the court's standard for the admission of extrinsic evidence in the suit.

In his order granting in part and denying in part Lloyd's motion for reconsideration in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington on Friday, Judge Lonny...
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