Judge Stays Insurer’s Case In Favor Of Underlying Construction Defects Suit
(September 21, 2015, 12:27 PM EDT) -- CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A North Carolina federal judge on Sept. 18 stayed an insurer’s coverage lawsuit pending resolution of the underlying action involving its insureds and claims of alleged construction defects in a marina and storm water drainage system (Westfield Insurance Co. v. Mark Saunders, et al., No. 14-176, E.D. N.C.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 125054).
(Order available. Document #69-151002-016R.)
On Oct. 5, 2012, Seascape at Holden Plantation sued Mark Saunders, MAS Properties LLC, Seascape at Holden Plantation LLC, The Coastal Co. LLC and Eastern Carolinas...