Judge Denies Appraisal For Insured As Unresolved Coverage Issues Remain

Mealey's (February 10, 2016, 11:29 AM EST) -- MIAMI — Unresolved coverage issues exist for water damage sustained at two insured properties, a Florida federal judge ruled Feb. 8, finding that appraisal is not appropriate until the court resolves all underlying coverage issues (Elena V. Pernas v. Scottsdale Insurance Co., No. 15-21506, S.D. Fla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 15031).

(Order available. Document #69-160304-009R.)

In September 2011, Elena V. Pernas alleged that her properties suffered water damage. The properties are located at 221 N.W. 7th Ave. and 211 N.W. 7th Ave. in Miami. She claimed...
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