Hartford's Denial of Defense Improper

Indian Harbor Ins. Co. v. Hartford Cas. Ins. Co., No. B192829, 2007 WL 2955564 (Cal. Ct. App. (2d Dist.) Oct. 11, 2007)

Primary insurer's denial of coverage for trademark infringement claims falling within unfair competition coverage improper as was its refusal to acknowledge specialty insurer Indian Harbor's excess position.  Equitable indemnity claim allowed so excess insurer obtained complete reimbursement for monies expended in defense and settlement of claims against the insured.