Jury Puts Insurer On Hook For $9M In Trade Am Suit

Law360, New York (October 27, 2010, 4:56 PM EDT) -- A jury has awarded Trade Am International Inc. more than $9 million in its suit against Cincinnati Insurance Co. over coverage for property damage and business losses caused by a burst water pipe in the furnishings company's warehouse in 2008, leaving only the question of attorneys' fees to be decided.

The jury verdict, reached Oct. 19 after nearly three weeks of trial in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, found that Cincinnati Insurance acted in bad faith, breached its contract with Trade...
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