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Rhonda Wasserman Comments on Federal Interpleader Actions

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December 13, 2011

Professor Rhonda Wasserman was quoted in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review explaining how federal interpleader actions work.  The suit at issue was filed by the insurer of a trucking company whose truck had leaked asphalt onto the Pennsylvania Turnpike in late November, damaging hundreds of cars.  Since the insurance policy is for only $1,000,000, the insurer commenced the action to secure the court’s assistance in distributing the limited fund among the affected drivers.

 

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