The defeat suffered by World Trade Center leaseholder Larry Silverstein places his bid to collect almost $7 billion in insurance money for the destruction of the twin towers in the hands of a jury. Insurance company lawyers were exultant Friday over a decision by the 2nd Circuit, and said the ruling clears the way for almost 20 insurance companies to present evidence that employees for Silverstein's insurance broker believed the attacks were one occurrence.
World Trade Center Insurance Case Heads for Trial
New York Law Journal
September 29, 2003