In Siltronic Corp. v. Employers Ins. Co. of Wausau, No. 3:11-cv-1493, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 153275 (D. Or. Oct. 28, 2014), an Oregon federal court granted partial summary judgment for the insured Siltronic Corp. (Siltronic), finding the insurer Employers Insurance Company of Wausau (Wausau) had a duty to defend against claims related to the cleanup of a Superfund site. The district court, however, denied Wausau had a duty to pay any pre-tender defense costs.
The coverage dispute arose from one of seven policies issued …Continue Reading