Insurer Denied Exit From Military Supplier's Recall Suit

Law360, New York (May 1, 2013, 7:56 PM EDT) -- An Ohio federal judge refused Wednesday to award Houston Casualty Co. a quick win in a coverage battle with military food supplier The Wornick Co. over $2.8 million in costs tied to a salmonella-related recall of 700,000 cases of meals ready to eat.

U.S. District Judge Susan Dlott decided not to grant summary judgment to either side on the breach of contract and declaratory judgment claims, while also turning down Houston Casualty's request for summary judgment on the remaining bad faith claim.

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