Texas Federal Judge Denies Request To Offset Jury's Award In Favor Of Insured

Texas Federal Judge Denies Request To Offset Jury's Award In Favor Of Insured

HOUSTON - A Texas federal judge on Aug. 16 denied an insurer's request to offset a jury's award in favor of an insured because the jury heard evidence regarding the insured's other insurance policies and payments made for the cleanup of an oil spill under those policies (Cox Operating LLC v. St. Paul Surplus Lines Insurance Co., No. 07-2724, S.D. Texas; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 116098).

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