17 A.D.3d 1134, 796 N.Y.S.2d 204
Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth
Department, New York
ESSEX INSURANCE COMPANY,
PLAINTIFF-APPELLANT v. LAWANDA
YOUNG, DEFENDANT, DWIGHT
HICKS, BRIAN J. NELSON AND
8-BALL LAUNDRY LOUNGE,
INC., DOING BUSINESS AS GROOVE,
April 29, 2005
Lounge owner’s liability carrier commenced action seeking judgment declaring that it had no obligation to defend or indemnify bouncer or lounge owner in patron’s underlying personal injury action. The Supreme Court, Erie County, declared that carrier had a duty to defend and indemnify, and carrier appealed.
The Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that lounge patron’s causes of action against ...