Mealey's Insurance - Judge: Facts Alleged In Criminal Documents Against Insured Don't Trigger Coverage

TOPEKA, Kan. - Facts asserted in criminal documents against an insured involved in a federal investigation fail to trigger employment practices liability (EPL) or directors and officers (D&O) liability coverage, a Kansas federal judge ruled May 1, finding that the insurer has no duty to defend its insured (McCalla Corporation v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's, London, subscribing to policy No. KAH100513, No. 13-1317-SAC, D. Kan.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 60309).

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