7th Circ. Sends Travelers $16M Coverage Row To State Court

Law360, New York (July 27, 2012, 7:47 PM EDT) -- The Seventh Circuit on Friday rejected The Travelers Indemnity Co.'s attempt to keep a coverage dispute over a $16 million settlement in a credit card rights class action out of state court, ruling that class members' claims couldn't be aggregated to provide federal court jurisdiction over the case.

Travelers has asked a federal court to rule that it had no duty to defend Rogan Shoes Inc. in a class action claiming it violated the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act by including the expiration date of...
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