Lexington On Hook For Golf Course Claims: 11th Circ.

Law360, New York (December 4, 2009, 1:04 PM EST) -- A federal appeals court has ruled that Lexington Insurance Co. waived its rights to challenge the statute of limitations on claims made by a hurricane-ravaged golf course by paying a portion of the request, rejecting the insurer's appeal and sending the dispute back to the district court.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Thursday said it found unpersuasive Lexington's contention that the claims of Scratch Golf LLC, owners of the Jacaranda Golf Club, were time-barred. But the appellate...
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