Contested Expenditures Are 'Extra Expenses' Under Policy, Federal Judge Rules

JOPLIN, Mo. - A medical clinic insured's expenditures for MRI repair and relocation and repair of other specialty equipment are "extra expenses" under their insurance policy, a Missouri federal judge ruled Aug. 15, granting the insured's motion for partial summary judgment in a coverage dispute arising from tornado damage (Midwest Regional Allergy, Asthma, Arthritis & Osteoporosis Center P.C., et al., v. The Cincinnati Insurance Co., No. 12-03351, W.D. Mo., Southwestern Div.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 115388).

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