Erie Indemnity Must Face $300M Fee Suit In Pa. State Court

Law360, Philadelphia (October 10, 2012, 5:03 PM EDT) -- Erie Indemnity Co. must face claims in Pennsylvania state court that it bilked an unincorporated insurance exchange out of $300 million in fees after a federal judge on Wednesday refused to stay his decision remanding the case back to the Fayette County Court of Common Pleas.

Erie Indemnity asked the court Tuesday to stay its decision remanding the case, which was brought by Erie Insurance Exchange, back to state court while the company pursued an appeal in the Third Circuit. U.S. District Court Judge Terrence McVerry...
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