Insurers On Hook For $1.75M In EMT Sex Abuse Lawsuits

Law360, New York (September 25, 2013, 6:41 PM EDT) -- An Oregon federal judge on Monday reversed his earlier judgment and said Ace American Insurance Co. and National Union Fire Insurance Co. must cover a $1.75 million verdict against an ambulance company sued for employing a male emergency medical technician who pled guilty to fondling passengers.

In October 2011, U.S. District Judge Robert E. Jones granted the insurers’ motion for summary judgment after American Medical Response Inc. and American Medical Response Northwest Inc. sued them for not providing coverage in the underlying litigation. AMR appealed to...
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