Mead Johnson Sues For Coverage Of Baby Formula Suits

Law360, New York (March 23, 2011, 12:25 PM EDT) -- Mead Johnson & Co. LLC sued Lexington Insurance Co. in Indiana federal court Tuesday seeking a judgment that the insurer must defend and indemnify it against a slew of consumer class actions over its marketing of infant formula.

Evansville, Ind.-based Mead Johnson also seeks damages and fees, according to the complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana.

The Lexington policy was issued together with a policy issued by Lexington's corporate affiliate, National Union Fire Insurance Co. of Pittsburgh, Pa., according to...
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