Flood Caused Dock Loss; Exclusion Bars Coverage, Federal Judge Rules
(June 8, 2016, 12:36 PM EDT) -- LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — An Arkansas federal judge ruled May 25 that coverage for storm damage to floating docks is barred by an insurance policy’s “flood exclusion,” dismissing the insured’s complaint against its insurer (Hudson Enterprises Inc., d/b/a River Valley Marina v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's London Insurance Companies, No. 15-12-DPM, E.D. Ark.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 68679).
(Order available. Document #51-160609-013R.)
Hudson Enterprises Inc., doing business as River Valley Marina, purchased an insurance policy from Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's London Insurance Cos. and...