Insurers Owe Indemnity In Superfund Cleanup Suit: Judge

Law360, New York (January 30, 2012, 8:36 PM ET) -- An Oregon federal judge on Friday found that several insurers have a duty to defend in a dispute over the cleanup of a Portland Superfund site, but declined to dismiss the suit because it is unclear whether The Marine Group LLC in fact holds the insurance policies at issue.

In two separate orders, U.S. Magistrate Judge John V. Acosta granted in part and denied in part motions to dismiss various claims in the case, which began in November 2008, when Century Indemnity Co. sued Marine Group,...
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