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Window Maker Gets Support In Coverage Battle At 7th Circ.

Law360, Los Angeles (November 16, 2016, 8:50 PM EST) -- Nonprofit policyholder advocacy group United Policyholders on Tuesday asked the Seventh Circuit to order two insurers to cover window maker Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co. Inc.'s costs to defend a class action over defective windows, arguing that the lower court's ruling is contrary to Wisconsin law and would improperly curtail the insureds' coverage.

Kolbe had sought coverage from United States Fire Insurance Co. and Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. for a now-settled underlying action alleging that the company's window frames contained a defect that caused them to...
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Case Title

Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co., v. Fireman's Fund Insurance Compa, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 7th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3385 Property Damage - Product Liability

Date Filed

September 29, 2016

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