Insurer Fights $17.3M In Coverage For Pelvic Mesh Claims

Law360 (February 12, 2018, 6:59 PM EST) -- A Medmarc Casualty Insurance Co. unit on Friday hit medical device maker Medtronic PLC with a suit in Virginia federal court, alleging Medtronic negotiated a sloppy and deceitful settlement to end underlying pelvic mesh claims and is therefore not entitled to $17.3 million in coverage.

Medtronic is covered under three policies with Medmarc unit Noetic Specialty Insurance Co., each with an overall limit of $10 million. The policies were issued to Medtronic unit Covidien PLC, which Medtronic acquired in 2015.

Covidien is seeking $17.3 million in...
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Case Title

Noetic Specialty Insurance Company v. Medtronic PLC


Case Number

1:18-cv-00139

Court

Virginia Eastern

Nature of Suit

110(Insurance)

Judge

District Judge Anthony J Trenga

Date Filed

February 9, 2018

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