Insurance paid $321,000 legal defense bills, releases District
Seeley Lake Sewer
November 19, 2020
SEELEY LAKE - The Seeley Lake Sewer District Board and one of its former insurance providers have signed an Assignment of Rights and Claims that will keep the District from having to pay legal fees for defending the District against a 2018 lawsuit.
There has been a longstanding question over whether or not the District’s insurance would cover the cost of the defense because the District changed insurance companies just days after the lawsuit was filed. The District did not know of the lawsuit when it made the change.
The District’s policy with Montana Association of Counties Joint Power...