Chinese Drywall Fund Trustee Fails To Nix Insurers' Suit

Law360, New York (September 27, 2010, 12:50 PM EDT) -- The trustee of a fund established to repay claimants alleging problems from the installation of defective Chinese-made drywall has lost his bid to nix two insurers' suit seeking a declaratory judgment that they do not owe a pair of subcontractors coverage for claims arising from the faulty drywall.

Judge Richard A. Lazzara of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida denied WCI Communities Inc. Chinese Drywall Trust trustee Robert C. Pate's motion to dismiss the suit Friday, rejecting his argument that his earlier-filed...
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