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Carbon Monoxide Suits Not Excluded, Nonprofit Tells 9th Circ.

Law360, Los Angeles (October 31, 2017, 3:53 PM EDT) -- Nonprofit policyholder advocacy group United Policyholders urged the Ninth Circuit on Monday to reverse an Oregon federal court's decision that a pollution exclusion in a pool contractor's policy negates coverage for underlying suits over carbon monoxide poisoning, arguing the lower court's reading of the exclusion was overbroad.

Victory Construction LLC is challenging an Oregon district court's conclusion that a hazardous materials exclusion in its policy with Colony Insurance Co. encompasses the claims in two underlying actions, saying in an opening appellate brief filed last week that...
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Case Information

Case Title

Colony Insurance Company v. Victory Construction LLC, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

4110 Insurance

Date Filed

April 28, 2017

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