Gartner, Inc. v. HCC Specialty Underwriters, Inc. et al
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March 29, 2022
Insurers Tell Court To Trim Research Co.'s Virus Coverage Suit
Two Tokio Marine units told a New York federal court to throw out research company Gartner's allegations that the insurers violated trade laws in Connecticut and Massachusetts by refusing to raise policy limits to help cover some pandemic losses.
January 18, 2022
Norton Rose Avoids DQ In $340M COVID Coverage Suit In NY
Norton Rose Fulbright will not be disqualified from representing an insurer against global research firm Gartner Inc. in a $340 million dispute over COVID-19 event cancellation coverage after a New York federal court found a conflict involving Gartner and Norton Rose isn't enough to boot the law firm.
October 13, 2020
Norton Rose Fights Gartner's DQ Bid In $340M Coverage Suit
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP has told both Texas and New York federal courts there is no reason to disqualify it from several suits concerning up to $340 million in insurance coverage, alleging that global research firm Gartner Inc. was using the motion as a "strategic ploy" to gain leverage in the battle over the jurisdiction.
September 28, 2020
Gartner Seeks To DQ Norton Rose In $340M Coverage Suit
Global research firm Gartner Inc. has moved to disqualify Norton Rose Fulbright LLP from representing U.S Specialty Insurance Co. in three federal disputes over up to $340 million in insurance coverage for events canceled because of COVID-19, saying that Gartner is a client of the law firm and did not consent to the conflict.
June 26, 2020
Gartner Sues Insurer Over $340M Event Cancellation Coverage
Global research firm Gartner Inc. sued U.S Specialty Insurance Co. in New York federal court, seeking up to $340 million in coverage from canceled events because of COVID-19, alleging the insurer breached its policy terms by avoiding paying for its loss.