IMG Seeks Westchester Coverage Of Real Estate Suit

Law360, New York (August 2, 2011, 7:44 PM EDT) -- A sports management agency on Tuesday sued Westchester Fire Insurance Co. in Ohio federal court to force the insurer to cover the bulk of a $5 million settlement and millions in defense costs from an underlying real estate lawsuit.

IMG Worldwide Inc. and IMG Academies LLP said Westchester, part of the ACE Group, has breached its contractual obligations in one or more excess insurance policies by refusing to defend and indemnify the companies over the litigation in the Southern District of Florida.

“Westchester has failed to...
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