387 F.2d 953 (5th Cir. 1968), 24705, Employers' Liability Assurance Corp. v. United States

Docket Nº:24705.
Citation:387 F.2d 953
Party Name:EMPLOYERS' LIABILITY ASSURANCE CORPORATION, Ltd., Appellant, v. UNITED STATES of America, Appellee. UNITED STATES of America, Appellant, v. EMPLOYERS' LIABILITY ASSURANCE CORPORATION, Ltd., Appellee.
Case Date:January 03, 1968
Court:United States Courts of Appeals, Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
 
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387 F.2d 953 (5th Cir. 1968)

EMPLOYERS' LIABILITY ASSURANCE CORPORATION, Ltd., Appellant,

v.

UNITED STATES of America, Appellee.

UNITED STATES of America, Appellant,

v.

EMPLOYERS' LIABILITY ASSURANCE CORPORATION, Ltd., Appellee.

No. 24705.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

January 3, 1968

Appeals from the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida; William A. McRae, Jr., Judge.

Bruce S. Bullock, Francis P. Conroy, Jacksonville, Fla., for appellant.

William J. Hamilton, Jr., Asst. U.S. Atty., Jacksonville, Fla., Morton Hollander, Robert V. Zener, Stephen R. Felson,

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Attys., Dept. of Justice, Washington, D.C., for appellee.

Before BELL, GOLDBERG and DYER, Circuit Judges.

PER CURIAM:

The judgment of the trial court as to coverage under the appellant's policy is affirmed. During oral argument counsel for appellant conceded that the trial court's denial of attorneys' fees was erroneous if liability were to be affirmed. We agree. Fla.Stats.Ann...

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