Yahoo Suit Against Insurer Over TCPA Cases Tossed, For Now

Law360, Los Angeles (June 2, 2017, 9:48 PM EDT) -- A California federal magistrate judge on Friday tossed out Yahoo Inc.’s suit against an insurer over refusing to provide coverage for Telephone Consumer Protection Act litigation, saying the alleged violations didn’t equate to a privacy violation under the disputed policy, though allowing an amended complaint.

Yahoo brought the suit in January alleging National Union Fire Insurance Co. of Pittsburgh, Pa., had breached its duty to defend by refusing to provide coverage several class actions filed in California, Illinois and Pennsylvania under a series of commercial general liability insurance policies.

On Friday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Nathanael M. Cousins agreed with National Union...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!