5th Circ. Revives 'Your Work' Policy Exclusion Suit

Law360, New York (October 6, 2011, 5:06 PM EDT) -- Two insurers may be on the hook for some damages contractor Cat Tech LLC caused to a Mississippi oil refinery's reactor in 2005, the Fifth Circuit ruled Wednesday, overturning a finding that the damages were entirely excluded from the policies.

The Fifth Circuit looked at the “your work” exclusion in two policies issued by American Home Assurance Co. and the National Union Fire Insurance Co. of Pittsburgh, Pa. Citing Texas case law, the court found that the "your work" provision excludes coverage only for the damages...
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