Insurer Fails To Assert Equitable Subrogation Claim, Judge Concludes
(February 11, 2016, 12:05 PM EST) -- TAMPA, Fla. — A primary insurer cannot assert an equitable subrogation claim against two other insurers because it cannot establish that it was not primarily liable for the debt of its insured subcontractor for damage to a condominium building, a Florida federal judge held Feb. 9 (National Fire Insurance Company of Hartford v. FCCI Commercial Insurance Co. and Auto-Owners Insurance Co., No. 15-2639, M.D. Fla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 15622).
(Order available. Document #69-160304-013R.)
National Fire Insurance Company of Hartford sued FCCI Commercial Insurance Co. and...