Federal Judge Orders Insurer To Amend Complaint To Allege Diversity Jurisdiction
Mealey's (August 6, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT) -- INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana federal judge on Aug. 5 ordered an insurer to file a second amended complaint to properly allege a basis for diversity jurisdiction in a coverage lawsuit involving claims for an insured’s alleged failed installation of exterior balconies and balcony beam supports (Celina Mutual Insurance Co. v. Custom Touch Builders Inc., et al., No. 15-01144, S.D. Ind.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 102341).
(Order available. Document #69-150810-026R.)
Justus Home Builders Inc. and Justus At Westfield LLC (collectively, Justus) sued Custom Touch Builders Inc. in...