Mealey's Insurance - Judge Dismisses Insured's Suit Over Duty To Defend As Underlying Case Settled

TAMPA, Fla. - A Florida federal judge on March 10 dismissed an insured's coverage action against its insurer regarding the insurer's duty to defend an underlying construction defect case, saying that the case was settled on behalf of another insurer (Summit Contractors Inc. v. Amerisure Mutual Insurance Co., et al., No. 13-295, M.D. Fla.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31422).

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