Florida Panel Again Reverses Ruling As To Subsurface Repairs In Sinkhole Dispute
Mealey's (June 20, 2016, 1:59 PM EDT) -- LAKELAND, Fla. — For the second time in a week, the Second District Florida Court of Appeal on June 17 held that a lower court erred in awarding monetary damages to insureds for subsurface repairs in a sinkhole coverage dispute without requiring them to enter into a contract for the repairs, reversing in part (Citizens Property Insurance Corp. v. Bambi Retz, No. 2D14-5856, Fla. App., 2nd Dist.; 2016 Fla. App. LEXIS 9345).
(Opinion available. Document #51-160714-004Z.)
Citizens Property Insurance Corp. appealed a final judgment for monetary...