St. Paul Can't Dodge Oil Driller's Coverage Claims

Law360, New York (January 20, 2012, 3:57 PM EST) -- Oil explorer Weiser-Brown Operating Co. on Thursday amended its suit against St. Paul Surplus Lines Insurance Co. over coverage for a problematic well, after a Texas federal judge refused to rule in the insurer's favor the day before.

Weiser-Brown filed a third amended complaint after U.S. District Judge Keith P. Ellison's order on Wednesday denying St. Paul's bid for summary judgment. The new complaint adds claims for breach of the duty of good faith and fair dealing and breach of the Texas Insurance Code to existing...
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