Pipeline Co. Facing $50M Claims Sues Insurer Over Attys

Law360, New York (April 18, 2013, 1:54 PM EDT) -- A pipeline manufacturer upset about Liberty Mutual Insurance Co.'s choice of attorneys to defend the company against $50 million in underlying construction and property damage claims lodged a breach of contract suit against the insurer in Illinois federal court on Wednesday.

Perma-Pipe Inc. is arguing that it should be allowed to hire attorneys from Laurie & Brennan LLP to defend the company against claims that its faulty piping system is to blame for a spill that wreaked havoc on a University of California construction project in...
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