Wyndham Wins Fee Battle In Plane Crash Coverage Suit

Law360, New York (March 21, 2011, 6:21 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey federal judge on Monday determined Wyndham Worldwide Inc. is entitled to attorneys' fees incurred during its defense of Illinois National Insurance Co.'s failed declaratory judgment suit over coverage for a deadly plane crash in Oregon.

Judge Garrett E. Brown of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey granted Wyndham's motion for payment of reasonable attorneys' fees and expenses, ruling that the application of New Jersey Court Rules — which permits an award of attorneys' fees in favor of a successful...
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