Chubb Asks 2nd Circ. To OK Win In $2.3M Coverage Suit

Law360, New York (January 24, 2013, 9:00 PM EST) -- Chubb Group's Federal Insurance Co. on Thursday urged the Second Circuit to uphold its win in a $2.3 million home coverage suit, saying the policyholders had a chance to correct evidence issues.

Trial attorneys for Lucretia Mali, a policyholder whose luxury barn burned down, could have elicited testimony on alleged photographs of the building whose absence became central to the case, Robert D. Laurie of Seiger Gfeller Laurie LLP, a lawyer for Federal, said at a hearing before a Second Circuit panel.

A jury ruled in...
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