Supplier's Insurer On Hook For Tainted Fish, Fireman's Says

Law360, New York (April 10, 2012, 6:54 PM EDT) -- Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. asked a California federal judge on Monday to declare that the costs of defending Rubio's Restaurant Inc. in a suit from a patron allegedly sickened by the restaurant's fish should be covered by Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co., the insurer of the fish supplier.

Fireman's, Rubio's primary insurer, claimed in a motion for summary judgment that Nationwide is responsible for coverage because Alfa International Seafood Inc., which allegedly supplied the tainted fish, had a policy with Nationwide that included Rubio's as an additional...
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