Panel Quashes Order Requiring Insureds To Disclose Financial Terms Of Settlement
Mealey's (June 13, 2016, 12:39 PM EDT) -- LAKELAND, Fla. — A Florida appeals panel on June 10 quashed a lower court’s order that required insureds to disclose their financial information regarding their settlement agreement with their homeowners insurer in a sinkhole coverage dispute (Wayne Allen and Susan Allen v. State Farm Florida Insurance Co., No. 2D15-3114, Fla. App., 2nd Dist.; 2016 Fla. App. LEXIS 8941).
(Opinion available. Document #51-160714-001Z.)
In September 2011, Wayne and Susan Allen filed a claim for sinkhole damage with their homeowners insurer Federal Insurance Co. Federal denied...