Continental Wants Off Hook Over Diacetyl Suits

Law360 (March 2, 2011, 2:35 PM EST) -- Continental Casualty Co. slapped a flavor ingredient company with a lawsuit Monday in New York state court seeking to avoid coverage for personal injury claims over exposure to the chemical diacetyl.

In a complaint in the Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York County, Continental argued it shouldn't have to defend or indemnify Citrus & Allied Essences Ltd. in a slew of lawsuits alleging bodily injuries because of the chemical, arguing its insured failed to follow notification-related terms of its policies or the...
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