Summary Judgment in Favor of Insurers Affirmed by the Eighth Circuit

Brown & James attorneys achieved a favorable result for their clients AMCO and Depositors Insurance Company with an 8th Circuit decision affirming a summary judgment wherein the courts upheld the employment-related practices exclusion in a commercial general liability policy and umbrella policy as valid and not ambiguous. This was a big win potentially relieving the insurance client from paying judgments in excess of $20-million entered following the entry of a 537.065 agreement. It was a nearly three-year battle with a successful conclusion.