Ohio High Court Asked For Input In Fireman's Asbestos Suit

Law360, New York (June 1, 2011, 7:22 PM EDT) -- An Ohio federal judge refused Tuesday to allow the Sixth Circuit to review a ruling in Fireman's Fund Insurance Co.'s $21 million dispute with Hartford Accident and Indemnity Co. over auto parts supplier Dana Corp.'s asbestos litigation costs, asking the Ohio Supreme Court to step in instead.

After spending $20 million defending Dana in asbestos litigation and related suits and shelling out $1.1 million in settlements, Fireman's Fund launched a suit against Hartford — who insured Dana after its coverage policy with Fireman's Fund expired —...
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