Mealey's Litigation Procedure - Federal Judge Finds Removal Of Reinsurance Coverage Dispute Was Proper

BATON ROUGE, La. - After finding that an insurance fund's coverage action directly related to an underlying arbitration clause and that a reinsurer did not waive its right to removal, a Louisiana federal judge on July 15 adopted a magistrate's judge's recommendation that remand be denied (Louisiana Commerce and Trade Association Self Insurers Fund v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's London Subscribing to Contract, No. 13-700, M.D. La.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS U.S. Dist. LEXIS 96605).

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