Federal Judge Refuses To Dismiss Insurer's Declaratory Judgment Action

NEW ORLEANS - A Louisiana federal judge on May 28 refused to dismiss an action filed by an insurer that seeks a declaratory judgment that it is not liable to cover mold-related claims, finding that an underlying state court case is not parallel litigation (National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa. v. William E. Trotter II, et al., No. 12-2064, E.D. La.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 76036).

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