Insurance Policy Bars Coverage For Faulty Work, 9th Circuit Upholds

Mealey's (April 25, 2016, 9:35 AM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — An insurance policy precludes coverage for an insured condominium association’s damage caused by faulty workmanship and wind-driven rain, the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals affirmed April 20 (Siena Del Lago Condominium Association v. American Fire and Casualty Co. and Mt. Hawley Insurance Co., No. 13-36005, 9th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 7150).

(Memorandum available. Document #69-160506-012Z.)

On May 11, 2011, Siena Del Lago Condominium Association tendered a first-party property claim to Mt. Hawley Insurance Co., indicating that the condominium association had recently...
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