Travelers Can't See Settlement Analysis In $22.5M Injury Suit

Law360, New York (August 8, 2012, 2:14 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge said Tuesday that Travelers Indemnity of Connecticut can’t look at another insurer’s evaluation of a rejected $2 million settlement offer in a suit over a young girl severely injured by a semitrailer truck that resulted in a $22.5 million verdict.

Travelers ended up paying $2 million of that amount, with Arch Specialty Insurance Co., the excess insurer, picking up the rest. Travelers is seeking a declaratory judgment that it doesn't have to pay any more, while Arch has filed counterclaims that it...
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Case Information

Case Title

Travelers Indemnity Company of Connecticut et al v. Arch Specialty Insurance Company

Case Number



California Eastern

Nature of Suit



Justin L. Quackenbush

Date Filed

June 13, 2011

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