Fondue Pot Makers Want Flame Injury Suit Extinguished

Law360, New York (January 12, 2016, 8:26 PM EST) -- The makers of a fondue pot and its fuel source have once again asked a Florida federal court to extinguish an insurer’s attempt to collect for damages and medical bills paid to a user of the appliance who was burned, arguing Monday the insurer’s policy doesn’t apply to her.

WM Barr Co., whose denatured alcohol heats Lifetime Brands Inc.’s fondue pot, on Monday filed a motion to dismiss a bid by Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Co. to recover the $303,000 it paid to Tracie Harris,...
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