Will Louisiana go to the mat with Lloyd's?

Russell, Judi
May 1996
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);5/6/96, Vol. 16 Issue 44, p1
Reports on the conflict between Louisiana residents and Lloyd's of London, concerning the payment of large sums of money to cover claims on policies, they were not informed about. State commissioner of insurance, Jim Brown's attempts to stop the state from filing a lawsuit against Lloyd's; Terms of agreement between Lloyd's and the residents; Lloyd's insistence of its honesty; Brown's comments. INSETS: Asbestos time bomb.;What is Lloyd's of London?.;Where do we go from here?..


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