Florida Panel Reverses Ruling In Insurer’s Favor In Sinkhole Coverage Dispute

Mealey's (October 24, 2016, 11:48 AM EDT) -- DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A Florida appeals panel on Oct. 21 reversed and remanded a lower court’s ruling in favor of an insurer in a sinkhole coverage dispute, noting that the lower court relied on binding precedent that has since been disapproved by the Florida Supreme Court (Marcial Garcia, et al. v. Tower Hill Signature Insurance Company, No. 5D15-1628, Fla. App., 5th Dist.; 2016 Fla. App. LEXIS 15695).

(Per curiam opinion available.  Document #51-161110-009Z.)

Marcial and Martina Garcia appealed a final judgment in favor of Tower...
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