Evidence Supports Insurer’s Coverage Denial For Water Damages, Federal Judge Says
(May 10, 2016, 12:21 PM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania federal judge on May 5 granted judgment in favor of an insurer in a water damage suit after determining that the insurer’s denial of coverage was reasonable based on the clear language of the policy’s maintenance exclusion (David Dougherty v. Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Co., No. 14-7270, E.D. Pa.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 59667).
(Opinion available. Document #03-160511-005Z.)
David Dougherty filed suit in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas against his homeowners insurer, Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Co., alleging...