Judge: No Waiver Of Work Product In Insurance Dispute Over Construction Defects
(February 4, 2016, 8:55 AM EST) -- MINNEAPOLIS — An association and a general contractor did not waive work product protection by providing documents to their testifying expert in an insurance coverage dispute involving allegations of defective construction and management of a housing development project, a Minnesota federal judge ruled Feb. 1 (James River Insurance Co. v. The Interlachen Propertyowners Association and Kuepers Construction, Inc., No. 14-3434, D. Minn.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 12318).
(Memorandum opinion and order available. Document #69-160205-014Z.)
On Nov. 28, 2011, the Interlachen Propertyowners Association filed a lawsuit, alleging...