Judge Dismisses Coverage Suit In Light Of Parallel One Over Negligent Work Claims

Mealey's (August 21, 2015, 10:13 AM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania federal judge on Aug. 19 dismissed an insurer’s coverage lawsuit because there is an underlying parallel lawsuit involving the same parties and issues with regard to an insured’s alleged negligent construction work that caused water damage in an apartment complex (American Home Assurance Co. v. Global Construction Company LLC, et al., No. 14-07319, E.D. Pa.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 110378).

(Memorandum available. Document #69-150914-020Z.)

In 2003, Toll Brothers Realty Trust and Princeton Junction Apartments LP (collectively, Toll Brothers) hired Global Construction Co....
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