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Axis Win In $2M Truck Crash Coverage Row Upheld In 5th Circ.

Law360 (May 18, 2018, 9:23 PM EDT) -- The Fifth Circuit on Friday found Hartford Insurance Co. owes $2 million in coverage for a Louisiana truck accident, rejecting its argument that the wording of the policy limits the kind of vehicles covered.

The panel upheld a district court ruling and agreed with Axis Surplus Insurance Co. that a listing of vehicles in a “composite rating basis” endorsement used to set premiums under the Hartford policy does not override other parts of the policy which they said extend coverage to all vehicles owned by the...
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Case Title

Veronica Bennett, et al v. Great West Casualty Company


Case Number

17-30311

Court

Appellate - 5th Circuit

Nature of Suit

4350 Motor Vehicle

Date Filed

April 20, 2017

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