Insurer Casts Doubt On Newmont Enviro Coverage Claim

Law360, New York (February 7, 2011, 8:10 PM EST) -- A New York judge said Monday that new evidence brought by OneBeacon America Insurance Co. about a Newmont Mining Co. subsidiary's actual nerve center was significant, throwing his earlier ruling on a $16 million environmental cleanup insurance claim into doubt.

Judge Charles E. Ramos of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York County, said he might have to rethink his previous ruling after new evidence emerged that Newmont's subsidiary Dawn Mining Co., which operated a uranium mine in Washington state for 30...
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