Insurer Tells 2nd Circ. To Fix Choice-Of-Law Confusion

Law360, New York (June 18, 2013, 3:20 PM EDT) -- Continental Casualty Co. asked the Second Circuit on Friday to clear up a "misunderstanding" of a New York precedent on identifying which state law governs coverage disputes, as it battled Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's of London over a construction accident at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. headquarters that led to at least $20 million in settlements.

In its opening brief, Continental argued a lower court determined that New Jersey law applied to its coverage fight with Lloyd's by improperly refusing to follow a New York appeals court's...
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