Swiss Re Units Deny Atty Conflict In Coverage Row

Law360, New York (September 22, 2011, 3:33 PM EDT) -- Two Swiss Re Ltd. units asked a Nevada federal court Tuesday to re-examine its disqualification of attorneys affiliated with Christian Kravitz Dichter & Johnson LLC in a coverage suit against National Fire and Marine Insurance Co. over construction defects.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Robert J. Johnston granted National Fire's motion to disqualify Christian Dichter & Sluga PC shareholder Gena L. Sluga as counsel for North American Specialty Insurance Co. and North American Capacity Insurance Co. on Sept. 7, on the grounds that she had performed work for...
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