Insurance news made in NY when judge blocks 9/11 claims against airlines

terrorism insurance industry news 9/11 Memorial in 2004

The ruling in New York is that the World Trade Center’s owners cannot demand payouts from the attacks. A federal judge has just made insurance news headlines when he ruled that the owners of the World Trade Center are not permitted to make demands of billions of dollars of additional payments from insurers due to the attacks on September 11, 2001. The owners of the buildings will not be able to receive the money from the airlines and their insurers. The insurance news was made when Judge Alvin Hellerstein made…

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Lloyd’s of London files suit against prominent organizations in Saudi Arabia holding them responsible for 9/11 attacks

The attacks against the U.S. on September 11, 2001, have had a profound impact on nearly every aspect of life throughout the whole of the world. Terrorism is now a word that nearly everyone knows, a word that invokes varying degrees of discomfort for those that hear it. While many caught in the attacks have finally begun to put the broken pieces of their lives back together, Lloyd’s of London, one of the largest insurance companies in the world, has filed a federal lawsuit against those it believes are responsible…

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