8th Circ. Revives Hartford's $3M Case V. Shipping Co.

Law360, New York (April 15, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has revived a subrogation lawsuit against shipper TransGroup Express Inc. brought by Hartford Fire Insurance Co. to recover almost $3 million it paid out for a kickback scheme between the owner of a TransGroup affiliate and a restaurant chain shipping manager.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Tuesday reversed and remanded the case to the lower court after finding a district judge erred in granting summary judgment to TransGroup and in tossing Hartford’s motion for summary judgment....
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.