2nd Circ. Says Insurer Owed Defense In Wal-Mart Title Suit

Law360, New York (June 11, 2013, 7:28 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit on Tuesday saved an insurer from covering a settlement in a trademark infringement suit targeting Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and its jeans supplier, but found that the insurer had a duty to defend because whether the suit alleged a covered infringement of "title" was unclear.

Charter Oak Fire Insurance Co., a subsidiary of The Travelers Indemnity Co., persuaded the federal appeals court to nix a holding that it should cover both defense and settlement costs in an underlying trademark infringement that Five Four Clothing...
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