Panel Dismisses Insurer’s Appeal Because Order Did Not Address Duty To Indemnify

Mealey's (July 28, 2015, 8:02 AM EDT) -- LAKELAND, Fla. — A partial final judgment determining an insurer’s duty to defend an insured against construction defect claims under certain policy periods but not the insurer’s duty to indemnify is not a final appealable order, a Florida appeals panel held July 24 (Florida Farm Bureau General Insurance Co. v. Peacock’s Excavating Service Inc., et al., No. 2D14-977, Fla. App., 2nd Dist.; 2015 Fla. App. LEXIS 11205).

(Opinion available. Document #69-150810-022Z.)

In January 2010, the general contractors of a residential construction project filed an equitable subrogation...
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