Judge: Insufficient Evidence To Trigger Excess Insurers’ Duties To Defend, Indemnify
Mealey's (July 15, 2015, 12:50 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — An insured failed to alleged that there are property damage claims against it arising from a construction project at a school sufficient enough to trigger excess insurers’ duties to defend and indemnify, a California federal judge ruled July 8, dismissing the case with leave to amend (Thompson Pacific Construction Inc. v. American International Group Inc., et al., No. 15-01091, N.D. Calif.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 88821).
(Order available. Document #69-150810-001R.)
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