Insurance Spat Over Bad Wendy's Lettuce Resolved

Law360, New York (September 15, 2010, 12:59 PM EDT) -- Pacific International Vegetable Marketing Inc., which was sued by consumers for providing contaminated lettuce to a Wendy's restaurant, has reached an agreement with National Surety Corp. and TWIW Insurance Services LLC that settles a dispute over defense coverage.

Magistrate Judge Edward Chen of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California signed a stipulated order Tuesday that allows the parties to drop all the remaining claims and counterclaims relating to Pacific's coverage for the underlying litigation over the tainted lettuce.

The parties reached a...
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