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...
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...