Tony Stewart To Appeal Wrongful Death Coverage Loss

Law360, New York (August 29, 2016, 7:54 PM EDT) -- Former NASCAR champion Tony Stewart is appealing to the Second Circuit a judge’s decision last month that Axis Insurance Co. owes no coverage toward an underlying wrongful death suit filed by the parents of a race car driver who was struck and killed by Stewart during a 2014 race.

In a one-page filing on Monday, Stewart gave notice that he’ll ask the appellate court to review the July 29 ruling by U.S. District Judge David N. Hurd, who held that the policy didn’t extend coverage to...
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Case Information

Case Title

AXIS Insurance Company v. Stewart

Case Number



New York Northern

Nature of Suit



David N. Hurd

Date Filed

September 18, 2015

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