Mealey's Insurance - Federal Judge Lets Building Damages Claim Proceed In Hurricane Isaac Coverage Suit

NEW ORLEANS - Insureds' proof-of-loss forms coupled with a public adjuster's estimate of their building damage caused by Hurricane Isaac constitute a complete proof of loss that complies with their federal flood insurance policy, a Louisiana federal judge ruled April 15, denying the insurer's motion for summary judgment in part (Alice Young, et al. v. Imperial Fire & Casualty Insurance Co., No. 13-5246 SECTION: "S" $(5$), E.D. La.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 51863).

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