Insurer Sues Developer Over Coverage In CWA Case

Law360, New York (February 4, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Auto-Owners Insurance Co. has filed a lawsuit claiming it isn't required to defend a Georgia developer accused of committing environmental violations in the construction of a housing project in the Chattahoochee River basin.

The Michigan-based insurance company claimed the Clean Water Act case brought against DD&M Investments LLC did not fall under the developer's commercial general liability insurance policy, according to a complaint filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia.

The Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper Inc., an environmental group with offices...
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