Court Defers Ruling On Stanford D&O Coverage

Law360, New York (December 17, 2009, 2:56 PM EST) -- Underwriters refusing to cover the costs of defending accused Ponzi kingpin Robert Allen Stanford and his cohorts have failed to crush a lawsuit over their obligations, even though a federal judge acknowledged the suit openly defied a court order.

On Wednesday, Judge David C. Godbey of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas ruled that the judge overseeing the criminal case against the Stanford defendants is in a better position to determine if Lloyd’s of London and Arch Specialty Insurance Co. are required...
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Case Information

Case Title

Securities and Exchange Commission v. Stanford International Bank Ltd et al

Case Number



Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Securities/Commodities/Exchange


David C Godbey

Date Filed

February 17, 2009

Law Firms

Government Agencies

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