Mealey's Insurance - Potential Liability Exposure Does Not Fare Beyond The Abstract, 1st Circuit Says

BOSTON - A commercial general liability insurer's potential liability exposure in a junk fax dispute does not meet the jurisdictional threshold amount of $75,000, the First Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals held June 19, vacating and remanding for a federal court to dismiss the lawsuit for lack of subject matter jurisdiction (CE Design Ltd. v. American Economy Insurance Co., et al., No. 13-1080, 1st Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 11577).

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