Fact Issues Remain On Cause Of Insureds’ Water Damage, Federal Judge Says
Mealey's (July 8, 2016, 1:52 PM EDT) -- HARRISBURG, Pa. — Finding that genuine issues of fact remain as to the cause of homeowners’ water damage, a Pennsylvania federal judge on July 7 declined to grant summary judgment to an insurer based on exclusions for defective construction, seepage, neglect or known loss doctrine (The Cincinnati Insurance Co. v. Jonathan Drenocky and Deborah Drenocky, No. 15-762, M.D. Pa.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 87711).
(Memorandum available. Document #69-160805-005Z.)
In 2004, Jonathan and Deborah Drenocky sued Crawford Construction Co., alleging various construction problems, including improper window installation....