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AIG Units Freed From Wash. County Superfund Coverage Row

Law360 (June 11, 2018, 9:53 PM EDT) -- A Washington federal judge on Monday ruled that two AIG excess insurers are not obligated to cover King County’s costs in connection with state and federal enforcement actions over environmental pollution at a Seattle-area Superfund site, holding that the insurers’ duties were extinguished by a previous settlement with the county.

U.S. District Judge Barbara Jacobs Rothstein granted a motion to dismiss lodged by AIG units National Union Fire Insurance Co. of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Lexington Insurance Co., accepting the carriers’ argument that a 1997 settlement agreement...
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King County v Travelers Indemnity Company et al

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Washington Western

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Marsha J. Pechman

Date Filed

December 23, 2014

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