Insurers Say They Don't Owe Defense In Text Spam Action

Law360, Chicago (April 9, 2013, 7:01 PM EDT) -- National Fire Insurance Co. of Hartford, Continental Casualty Co. and Transportation Insurance Co. sued Stone Street Capital LLC in Illinois state court Tuesday, saying they owe no coverage to the company in an underlying putative class action alleging it sent unsolicited text messages to cellphones.

The insurers are asking the court to declare that, under the policies they issued Stone Street for various periods between 2008 and 2013, they have no duty to defend or indemnify the company in Chris Paxton's suit accusing the company of...
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