Mealey's Insurance - Judge Finds Insurer Has No Duty To Defend, Indemnify Based Upon Untimely Notice

Mealey's Insurance - Judge Finds Insurer Has No Duty To Defend, Indemnify Based Upon Untimely Notice

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - A commercial general liability insurer has no duty to defend or indemnify insureds against an underlying construction defect lawsuit because they failed to give timely notice of the lawsuit, an Alabama federal judge held March 13 (Pennsylvania Mutual Casualty Insurance Co. v. Watts Builders LLC, et al., No. 12-994, M.D. Ala.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 32392).

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