Insurer Sufficiently Pleaded Equitable Subrogation, Indemnity Claims, Panel Says

Mealey's (July 31, 2015, 12:48 PM EDT) -- DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — An insurer’s sufficiently asserted third-party claims for equitable subrogation and common-law indemnity against a contractor for its alleged negligent role in water damage to insureds, a Florida appeals panel ruled July 31, also finding that the insurer should have been allowed to amend its negligence claim (Florida Peninsula Insurance Co. v. Ken Mullen Plumbing Inc., et al., No. 5D14-3480, Fla. App., 5th Dist.; 2015 Fla. App. LEXIS 11572).

(Opinion available. Document #69-150810-025Z.)

Lisa and Phillip Smith filed a claim for water damage...
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