Cameron Fights To Keep $50M Deepwater Coverage Suit Afloat

Law360, New York (February 18, 2014, 1:53 PM EST) -- Blowout preventer manufacturer Cameron International Corp. urged a Louisiana federal judge on Friday to keep alive its $50 million battle with Liberty Insurance Underwriters Inc. over Deepwater Horizon settlement coverage, arguing that the insurer is violating the policy agreement by withholding payment.

Asking the court to reject Liberty's summary judgment motion, Cameron insists that Liberty had no right to demand that the manufacturer continue pressing ahead with the multidistrict litigation and put the entire company's livelihood on the line. Liberty must join the rest of Cameron's...
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