Parties in Sex Abuse Coverage Dispute Say They Are ‘Amenable to Settlement Discussions’

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HONOLULU — The parties in a dispute over reinsurance coverage for sexual abuse claims against the Catholic church told a Hawaii federal judge that they are engaged in discovery and are amenable to settlement discussions.

According to a filing before Judge J. Michael Seabright of the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii, a telephone conference will take place on April 23 before a magistrate judge.

Glens Falls Insurance Co. issued a liability policy to the Hawaiian Roman Catholic Church, which covered the period of June 1, 1979, to June 1, 1982. Continental later became the successor-in-interest to the …


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