Setton, Insurers Settle Over Pistachio Recall Claims

Law360, New York (January 7, 2011, 8:51 PM EST) -- Dried fruit and nuts provider Setton International Foods Inc. has settled two cases with its insurers over coverage of third-party breach of contract claims that stemmed from a 2009 nationwide pistachio recall.

Judge Oliver W. Wanger of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California on Wednesday dismissed Setton's case against Charter Oak Fire Insurance Co., Travelers Property Casualty Company of America, St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Co., Great Northern Insurance Co., and Federal Insurance Co.

Judge Wagner said in Wednesday's order that...
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