Insurer Has No Duty To Defend Negligent Supervision Claim, Panel Says, Reverses

Mealey's (July 22, 2015, 5:49 PM EDT) -- TRENTON, N.J. — A New Jersey appeals panel on July 20 reversed a lower court’s ruling that a homeowners insurer has a duty to defend its insureds against a negligent supervision claim stemming from sexual molestation claims against their teenage son, vacating the court’s award of $44,656.32 in attorney fees to the insureds (P.D and J.D., individually and on behalf of M.D. v. The Germantown Insurance Co., et al., No. A-3829-12T2, N.J. Super., App. Div.; 2015 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1731).

(Opinion available. Document #13-150806-008Z.)...
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