Mealey's Insurance - Panel: No Duty To Defend Owed To Additional Insured On Faulty Work Allegations

NEW ORLEANS - A commercial general liability insurer did not have a duty to defend an additional insured against claims of a subcontractor's negligent construction because the damages arise out of completed operations not covered under the additional insured endorsement, the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals held Feb. 11, reversing and remanding for entry of judgment for the insurer (Carl E. Woodward LLC and Gray Insurance Co. v. Acceptance Indemnity Insurance Co., No. 12-60561, 5th Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 2569).

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