Insurers Escape Congo Airplane Crash Coverage Dispute

February 22, 2016 – In The News
Law360

Seth A. Niederman was featured in the Law360 article, “Insurers Escape Congo Airplane Crash Coverage Dispute.” Full text can be found in the February 22, 2016, issue, but a synopsis is below.

A Delaware Superior Court Judge recently dismissed a complaint brought by Lima Delta Co. against Global Aerospace Inc., National Indemnity Co. and four other insurers over coverage of a 2012 airplane crash in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The judge ruled in favor of a first-filed action brought by the insurers in Georgia state court in which Lima Delta Co. failed to file a complaint until 21 months after Global Aerospace Inc.

Fox Rothschild’s Seth Niederman represented Global Aerospace, National Indemnity and the 4 other insurance companies in the dispute.

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