ACE Asks To Toss Dodgers' Suit Over Injured Pitcher

Law360, New York (July 14, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- ACE American Insurance Co. is seeking to dismiss a lawsuit alleging that it owes about $9.2 million to the Los Angeles Dodgers under a disability insurance policy that the baseball team took out for starting pitcher Jason Schmidt.

In a motion for summary judgment filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, ACE said it was justified in applying a 182-day special condition limitation for “any disability resulting from: the right shoulder as pertains to the conditions, afflictions and consequences of...
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