IUOE Demands Coverage In Racketeering, Labor Suits

Law360, New York (February 28, 2014, 5:21 PM EST) -- The International Union of Operating Engineers told a California court Thursday that Illinois National Insurance Co. can’t rely on exclusions to sidestep the costs of defending a trio of trade unions’ underlying racketeering and labor law suits, saying that each asserts at least one coverage-triggering claim.

In a motion for summary judgment, the IUOE argued that all of the suits are at least potentially covered by three nearly identical “not-for-profit protector” policies issued between 2010 and 2013 and that Illinois National has accordingly breached their terms...
To view the full article, register now.