Judge Partly Rules In Insurer's Favor In Suit Over $2.5M Bankruptcy Judgment

SCRANTON, Pa. - A federal judge in Pennsylvania on May 28 entered summary judgment in part in favor of an errors and omissions insurer in a declaratory judgment action arising from a $2.5 million bankruptcy judgment against its insured, finding that the policy does not cover claims arising under the Pennsylvania Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law (PUTPCPL) and that coverage extends only to claims occurring between Oct. 29, 2007, and Oct. 29, 2008 (Joan Hrobuchak, et al. v. Federal Insurance Co., No. 3:10-0481, M.D. Pa.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 74160).

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