Mealey's Insurance - Insurer's Federal Asbestos Coverage Suit Dismissed In Favor Of Indiana State Suit

Mealey's Insurance - Insurer's Federal Asbestos Coverage Suit Dismissed In Favor Of Indiana State Suit

BOSTON - A Massachusetts federal magistrate judge on May 8 entered an order of dismissal in an asbestos coverage dispute after determining that the federal suit should be dismissed because the insured's suit, pending in Indiana state court, is more comprehensive, and none of the insurer's claims are based in federal law (National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa. v. The Marley-Wylain Co., No. 13-12264, D. Mass.).

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