Syracuse, Insurer Settle Over Coverage For Sex Abuse Probe

Law360, New York (February 10, 2014, 4:03 PM EST) -- After losing an appeal, National Union Fire Insurance Co. of Pittsburgh, Pa., has decided to settle with Syracuse University over coverage of subpoena-related costs in government investigations of child molestation allegations against former basketball coach Bernie Fine, according to a Friday letter.

Syracuse University and its insurer have agreed to a settlement in principle over coverage for the cost of complying with six subpoenas during extensive state and federal investigations into claims that the former assistant basketball coach sexually abused ball boys. The investigation closed without...
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