Valley Forge Sues Optical Boutique, Says COVID-19 Losses Not Covered
February 3, 2021
PHOENIX — Valley Forge Insurance Co. has sued a Scottsdale, Ariz., optical boutique, accusing it of blatantly forum shopping by filing two separate lawsuits seeking coverage for lost business income due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In a Feb. 1 complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, the insurer seeks a declaratory judgment as to its rights, liabilities and obligations under a commercial property insurance policy issued to i2i Optique LLC.
The boutique filed a complaint against Valley Forge’s parent company, CNA, in June in the District of Arizona, seeking a declaratory judgment for coverage under …
- Husch Blackwell LLP