Panel: Fact Issues As To Filing Of Breach Of Contract Suit Requires Reversal
(November 20, 2015, 1:36 PM EST) -- WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A Florida appeals panel held Nov. 18 that there are genuine issues of material fact regarding whether an insured was forced to file a breach of contract lawsuit against its insurer, reversing and remanding a lower court’s ruling in a Hurricane Wilma coverage dispute (State Farm Florida Insurance Co. v. Lime Bay Condominium, Inc., No. 4D13-4802, Fla. App., 4th Dist.; 2015 Fla. App. LEXIS 17313).
(Opinion available. Document #51-151210-003Z.)
Lime Bay Condominium Inc. sought coverage from its insurer, State Farm Florida...