Insurer Partially Beats Land O' Lakes Cleanup Suit

Law360, New York (November 29, 2010, 2:48 PM EST) -- The Travelers Indemnity Co. has been partially let off the hook for the pollution liability of a company acquired by Land O' Lakes Inc. after the dairy cooperative's policies with Travelers expired, following a judge's ruling that the language of most of the policies did not allow Land O' Lakes coverage for future acquisitions.

However, Judge Patrick J. Schiltz of the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota ruled Wednesday that Travelers could be forced to cover Land O' Lakes for pollution costs incurred specifically...
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