Merge Presses 7th Circ. For Fees In $3M Fight With Insurer

Law360, New York (August 10, 2012, 4:36 PM EDT) -- Merge Healthcare Solutions Inc. urged the Seventh Circuit on Wednesday to award it attorneys' fees in a coverage fight with Carolina Casualty Insurance Co., arguing there was no bona fide dispute about the insurer's duty to cover the full $3 million fee award in acquisition-related securities litigation.

The battle between Merge and Carolina Casualty landed before the Seventh Circuit in May, shortly after an Illinois federal judge ruled the insurer was obligated under a directors and officers policy to cover the full attorneys' fees award in...
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