Society Insurance Company unsuccessfully sought to dismiss plaintiff restaurant group's claims for business interruption after shut-down orders followed the onset of COVID-19. In re Soc'y Ins. Co. COVID-19 Business Interruption Protection Insurance Litigation, 2021 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 32351 (N.D. Ill Feb. 22, 2021).
The multi-district litigation addressed Society Insurance's denial of business- interruption coverage for several restaurants based in several states whose operations were impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic Society sought dismissal of three cases.