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Insurer Has No Duty To Defend Negligent Construction Suit, Judge Says

OPELIKA, Ala. - A commercial lines insurance company has no duty to defend or indemnify insureds in an underlying negligent construction action, a federal judge in Alabama ruled Nov. 20 (Evanston Insurance Co. v. North Lake Condo Club LLC, et al., No...

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Judge: Insurer Has Duty To Indemnify Underlying Defective Work Judgment

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - As a result of an insurance company's admitted breach of contract in failing to defend an insured, a California federal judge ruled Nov. 24 that the insurer has a duty to indemnify a judgment against the insured in a defective...

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5th Circuit Says Insurer Has Duty To Defend Faulty Renovation Work

NEW ORLEANS - A commercial general liability insurer has a duty to defend allegations arising from an insured's defective renovation work on a home, a Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel affirmed Jan. 4 (Essex Insurance Co. v. Jackie Hines,...

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Cabinet Installer Settles Cross-Claims In Calif. Defect Dispute For $3,959

Case name: Thomas W. Byron, et al. v. Eaton Development Company Inc. Case number: GIC880786 Court: Calif. Super., San Diego Co. Full story on lexis.com

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Floor Installer Settles California Construction Defect Claims For $5,000

Case name: Thomas W. Byron, et al. v. Eaton Development Company Inc. Case number: GIC880786 Court: Calif. Super., San Diego Co. Full story on lexis.com

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Intervening Insurer Settles Defect Cross-Claims For $25,000 In Calif. Suit

Case name: Chris Chessman, et al. v. Stonecrest Village Company LLC, et al. Case number: 37-2007-00081065-CU-CD-CTL Full story on lexis.com

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