One Beacon Bid To Reconsider Fails In Asbestos Spat

Law360, New York (September 25, 2009, 1:37 PM EDT) -- One Beacon Insurance Co. has lost a bid for reconsideration of a July decision in which a federal court ruled that glass company Pilkington North America Inc. could sue One Beacon and other insurers for the cost of cleaning up a contaminated site and paying out related asbestos claims.

Judge James Carr of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio ruled Wednesday that his earlier grant of summary judgment to Pilkington was correct, and that movant One Beacon had failed to raise new...
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