Insurer Must Pay Portion Of Award For Taxable Costs In Defects Dispute, Panel Says
(November 7, 2016, 12:26 PM EST) -- DENVER — Having defended a developer in arbitration proceedings related to construction defects claims, a commercial general liability insurer is obligated to pay its portion of an award for taxable costs issued against the developer and a contractor, a Colorado appeals panel ruled Nov. 3, affirming partial summary judgment to the contractor (Mt. Hawley Insurance Co. v. Casson Duncan Construction Inc., No. 2016COA164, Colo. App.; 2016 Colo. App. LEXIS 1545).
(Opinion available. Document #69-161202-003Z.)
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