Contractor In $31M NASA Kickback Probe Sues Insurer

Law360, Los Angeles (June 25, 2013, 3:48 PM EDT) -- A Virginia-based security contracting firm that is under investigation for allegedly defrauding NASA and other agencies in a $31 million kickback scheme sued its insurance provider Friday, saying the insurer has refused to fully foot the bill for its legal defense even though it should be covered under its policy. 

Protection Strategies Inc. said in Friday's complaint that Starr Indemnity & Liability Co. reneged on its obligation to cover defense costs stemming from investigations by NASA and a U.S. attorney's office and has paid only a...
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