Insurance Company Relieved Of Duty To Defend Insured In Produced Water Class Action

MUSKOGEE, Okla. - Summary judgment was granted March 26 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma to an insurance company that provided general liability and umbrella coverage to a defendant in a state court class action alleging environmental damage from the disposal of produced water from a coal-ash waste disposal site (Colony Insurance Co. v. Bear Productions Inc., No. 12-122, E.D. Okla.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 43716).

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