Liberty Wins Remand Of $6M Coverage Suit Against USSIC

Law360, New York (December 16, 2011, 6:58 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Thursday booted back to state court a suit that private equity firm Liberty Partners LP brought to recover $6 million from U.S. Specialty Insurance Co. for defense costs in a contract dispute.

Liberty Partners is battling it out with USSIC over whether its $10 million professional and management liability insurance policy covers defense costs in a breach of contract suit brought by Mary-Ellen Hardin, the former CEO of dental business SmileCare LLC. USSIC has filed its own suit against Liberty in...
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Case Information

Case Title

Liberty Partners LP et al v. U.S. Specialty Insurance Company et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit



Josephine Staton Tucker

Date Filed

September 7, 2011

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