Insurance Broker Had No Duty To Procure Prior Work Coverage, Panel Concludes

Insurance Broker Had No Duty To Procure Prior Work Coverage, Panel Concludes

SAN DIEGO - An insurance broker owed no duty to procure prior completed work coverage for an insured, a California appeals panel affirmed Oct. 4, also finding that a claim filed by an insurer assigned to the rights of the insured is barred by the superior equities doctrine (San Diego Assemblers Inc. v. Work Comp For Less Insurance Services Inc., No. D062406, Calif. App., Div. 1; 2013 Cal. App. Unpub. LEXIS 7103).

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