Insurers Fight J&J Talc Co.'s Insurance Pay Plan, Claim Rep

Law360 (March 14, 2019, 6:22 PM EDT) -- A group of insurers objected late Wednesday in Delaware bankruptcy court to Johnson & Johnson talc supplier Imerys Talc America Inc.'s plan to seek payments from insurance policies whose ownership is still under dispute as well as to a proposed representative who would handle talc-related injury claims against Imerys' Chapter 11 estate.

In objections filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein's court, the insurers — Columbia Casualty Company, Continental Casualty Company, the Continental Insurance Company and Stonewall Insurance Company — asked the court to hold off on making a decision on the insurance coverage until the ownership dispute is resolved....

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