Insurers On Hook In Lone Star Asbestos Suit: Court

Law360, New York (March 19, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled that American Home Insurance Co., Hartford Accident & Indemnity Co. and National Union Insurance Group Inc. are not entitled to summary judgment in an insurance dispute with Lone Star Industries Inc. over the cost of various asbestos claims, reversing a decision by a lower court.

Justice Flemming L. Norcott Jr. ruled in an opinion released Wednesday that a lower court improperly granted summary judgment to the three insurance companies that they were not liable for certain asbestos claims against Lone...
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