Judge: Insurer Has No Duty To Indemnify Settlement For Building Code Violations

Judge: Insurer Has No Duty To Indemnify Settlement For Building Code Violations

ORLANDO, Fla. - A commercial general liability insurer has no duty to indemnify an insured for a $1.8 million settlement for building code violations because there was no evidence that non-excluded property damage occurred during the policy periods, a Florida federal judge held Jan. 17 (Trovillion Construction & Development Inc. v. Mid-Continent Casualty Co. and Casa Jardin Condominium Association Inc., No. 12-914, M.D. Fla.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6265).

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