Michael T. Callahan and Thaddeus J. Schurter on Expanding Commercial General Liability Coverage for Construction Defect Claims

Insurance coverage for construction defects or faulty workmanship has long been a contentious issue between insurers and policyholders. Numerous jurisdictions rejected coverage for such claims in the past, but now, disputes over construction defect claims are increasingly resolved in favor of coverage...

Georgia Supreme Court Holds Homebuilder's Concrete Foundation Defective Work Is An Occurrence

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In Taylor Morrison Servs. v. HDI-Gerling Am. Ins. Co. , 2013 Ga. LEXIS 618 (July 12, 2013) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], the Georgia Supreme Court addressed whether a construction defect claim constitutes...