Insurer Survives Bid To Toss TCPA Coverage Suit

Law360, New York (June 25, 2013, 2:59 PM EDT) -- An Illinois federal judge on Monday shot down engineering firm CE Design Ltd.'s attempt to toss an insurer's suit aimed at dodging coverage for a defunct company that CE Design, as lead plaintiff, is targeting in a potential $650 million Telephone Consumer Protection Act class action.

U.S. District Judge Harry D. Leinenweber denied CE Design's motion to dismiss, stay or transfer Indiana Insurance Co.'s attempt to escape coverage for now-defunct Matrix LS Inc. in a junk-fax suit filed by a 1.3 million-member class, finding CE Design's...
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