Panel: No Duty To Defend, Indemnify Additional Insured In Construction Defects Suit

(May 9, 2016, 11:03 AM EDT) -- CHICAGO — A commercial general liability insurer had no duty to defend or indemnify an additional insured in an underlying construction defect case, an Illinois appeals panel held May 4, affirming summary judgment to the insurer (Westfield Insurance Co. v. West Van Buren, LLC and 933 Van Buren Condominium Association, No. 1-14-0862, Ill. App., 1st Dist., 3rd Div.; 2016 Ill. App. Unpub. LEXIS 873).

(Unpublished opinion available. Document #69-160603-001Z.)

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