Lloyd's Wants Stay Of Forest Fire Coverage Suit

Law360, New York (March 25, 2011, 2:38 PM EDT) -- Lloyd's of London asked a federal court Thursday to stay a coverage dispute over a 2004 Northern California forest fire that burned some 4,000 acres of national forest lands and caused more than $38 million in damage.

In a motion in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California, Lloyd's says the suit should be put on hold pending the outcome of actions that the federal government has brought against Western Environmental Consultants Inc. and Pacific Gas and Electric Co., who are defendants along...
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