Waste Co. Wins £1.2M Judgment Over Fire Insurance Dispute
Law360, London (November 4, 2019, 4:47 PM GMT) -- A British insurer must pay a recycling company £1.24 million ($1.6 million) to settle a closely-watched lawsuit launched in the aftermath of a blaze at a plant in northern England, a judge has said.
Millennium Insurance Company Ltd. will also have to pick up the £410,000 bill for legal fees run up by Wheeldon Brothers Waste Ltd. after years of litigation over a fire at the Greater Manchester-based company's plant, according to a judgment at the High Court in London.
The settlement, dated Oct. 31, comes after the court stayed the dispute in January. Friday's ruling by Judge Edward Pepperall brings to an end Wheeldon's...
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