Carolina Casualty D&O Policy Ambiguous: 2nd Circ.

Law360, New York (July 1, 2010, 3:38 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit found that a directors and officers policy issued to homeland security consulting firm Community Research Associates by Carolina Casualty Insurance Co. is ambiguous, reversing a lower court's grant of summary judgment to the insurer in a coverage dispute over a merger.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled Tuesday that Judge Mark Kravitz of the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut erred in 2008 when he ruled that the policy at issue...
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