Sunland Insurer Fights Coverage For Salmonella Suits

Law360, New York (September 25, 2013, 1:20 PM ET) -- Great American Alliance Insurance Co. sued troubled peanut products maker Sunland Inc. in Ohio on Tuesday, saying a host of exclusions in its policies with the company may bar it from any obligation to cover several suits launched over a 2012 salmonella outbreak.

Sunland is seeking defense and indemnification from Great American under primary and umbrella liability policies for various third-party lawsuits brought by Sunland customers who claim they suffered losses from the recall that followed the outbreak, which sickened more than 40 people in 20...
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Great American Alliance Insurance Company v. Sunland, Inc.


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1:13-cv-00677

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Ohio Southern

Nature of Suit

Insurance

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Michael R. Barrett

Date Filed

September 24, 2013

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