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  • Florida Fifth DCA rules that civil remedy notice against insurance company was not filed prematurely when contractually mandated damage appraisal process was still pending
    Florida Fifth DCA rules that civil remedy notice against insurance company was not filed prematurely when contractually mandated damage appraisal process was still pending

    On January 26, 2018, in Landers v. State Farm , No. 5D15-4032, the Florida Fifth DCA reversed a trial summary judgment in favor an insurance company in a first party bad faith lawsuit involving a ...

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  • Florida Fourth DCA remands for new trial in homeowners' insurance coverage dispute, finding that trial court gave wrong jury instructions on coverage doctrine and burden of proof
    Florida Fourth DCA remands for new trial in homeowners' insurance coverage dispute, finding that trial court gave wrong jury instructions on coverage doctrine and burden of proof

    On January 17, 2018, in Jones v. Federated National Insurance Company, No. 4D16-2579, the Florida Fourth DCA reversed a final judgment in favor of the defendant insurance company in a first party ...

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  • Florida Supreme Court rules that prevailing insured in homeowners' insurance case was entitled to payment of attorney's fees with contingency fee multiplier
    Florida Supreme Court rules that prevailing insured in homeowners' insurance case was entitled to payment of attorney's fees with contingency fee multiplier

    On October 19, 2017, in Joyce v. Federated National Insurance Company , No. SC16-103, the Florida Supreme Court quashed the Florida Fifth DCA’s reversal of a trial court’s decision to apply a 2.0 ...

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  • Eleventh Circuit concludes that corporate general liability insurance policy did not cover auto accident due to policy exclusion for vehicles with same or similar coverage under another policy
    Eleventh Circuit concludes that corporate general liability insurance policy did not cover auto accident due to policy exclusion for vehicles with same or similar coverage under another policy

    On September 29, 2017, in Southern-Owners Insurance Co. v. Easdon Rhodes & Associates LLC , No. 14-15386, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a district court’s summary judgment in favor of ...

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  • Florida Third DCA rules that plaintiff homeowners' claim against their insurer for breach of contract not precluded by
    Florida Third DCA rules that plaintiff homeowners' claim against their insurer for breach of contract not precluded by "supplemental claims" provision of policy

    On September 20, 2017, in Milhomme v. Tower Hill Signature Insurance Company , No. 3D16-2089, the Florida Third DCA reversed a circuit court’s entry of summary judgment in favor of the defendant ...

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  • Florida Third DCA affirms summary judgment for plaintiffs against motor vehicle liability insurer, finds that insurer failed to comply with statutory requirements to decline coverage
    Florida Third DCA affirms summary judgment for plaintiffs against motor vehicle liability insurer, finds that insurer failed to comply with statutory requirements to decline coverage

    On August 23, 2017, in GEICO v. Mukamel , No. 3D15-2750, the Florida Third DCA affirmed a trial court’s summary judgment in favor of the plaintiffs, whose son was killed in an automobile accident due ...

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