Imperial Sugar Blast Coverage Suits Will Be Heard In Ga.

Law360, New York (December 14, 2011, 7:09 PM EST) -- A Texas federal judge on Monday transferred Imperial Sugar Co.'s suit against two insurers over coverage for worker lawsuits from a sugar refinery explosion to Georgia, three days after a Georgia federal judge denied Imperial's request to transfer an insurer's earlier action to Texas.

The move puts the dispute between Imperial and insurers American Guarantee and Liability Insurance Co. and St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co. squarely in the Northern District of Georgia, where American Guarantee originally sued Imperial in August.

In granting American Guarantee...
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