Ironshore Says O'Quinn Not Covered In Silica Exposure Suit

Law360, New York (September 24, 2012, 3:24 PM EDT) -- Ironshore Indemnity Inc. on Friday asked a Texas federal judge to find it has no duty to defend or indemnify The O'Quinn Law Firm in a lawsuit that alleges the firm overcharged and mishandled the claims of workers allegedly exposed to silica at work.

Ironshore said the allegations in the underlying lawsuit occurred, or were in progress, at dates before the Ironshore policy was issued and before the policy period. The underlying suit is part of probate proceedings in Texas state court surrounding the death of...
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Case Information

Case Title

Ironshore Indemnity, Inc. v. John M. O'Quinn & Associates, P.L.L.C. et al

Case Number



Texas Southern

Nature of Suit



Judge Lynn N. Hughes

Date Filed

September 21, 2012

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