BRIEF-U.S. appeals court rules against Travelers in $500 mln asbestos case
July 22 (Reuters) - * U.S. appeals court reinstates order directing Travelers cos to pay
more than $500 million to asbestos plaintiffs -- court ruling * 2nd U.S. circuit court of appeals says U.S. district court judge erred in
finding that conditions requiring travelers' payment had not been met * 2nd circuit directs that bankruptcy court judgment requiring Travelers to
make payment be reinstated * 2nd circuit decision relates to asbestos liabilities tied to travelers'
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