Mealey's Insurance - Judge Denies Dismissal Or Stay Of Insurer's Action Over Faulty Basement Damages

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - An Illinois federal judge on March 26 declined to dismiss or stay an insurer's coverage action regarding damages from a defective basement pending resolution of a homeowner's lawsuit against the insurer's contractor (Secura Insurance Co. v. Rick R. Plumb d/b/a Superior Home Improvement and Linda R. Plumb, No. 13-04054, C.D. Ill.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 39845).

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