Insurer Says Amerisure, Liberty Mutual Liable For Faulty Work

Law360 (February 12, 2020, 7:24 PM EST) -- Old Republic General Insurance Co. is urging an Illinois federal judge to rule that Amerisure Insurance Co. and a Liberty Mutual unit are on the hook for an underlying suit over alleged shoddy construction work at a Michigan mall.

In a complaint filed Tuesday, Old Republic says Amerisure and Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Co. owe a duty to defend and indemnify Rockford Construction Co., an Old Republic policyholder, in an underlying case in Michigan federal court because two subcontractors on the mall project agreed to add Rockford to their policies with the pair of insurers.

Old Republic says it renewed its...

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!