Insurer Must Help Pay Condo Defect Defense, 10th Circ. Says

Law360 (March 20, 2018, 7:48 PM EDT) -- Maryland Casualty Co. is entitled to reimbursement from Mid-Continent Casualty Co. for a portion of the money it paid to defend a general contractor in a condominium defect lawsuit, a split Tenth Circuit panel affirmed Tuesday, finding Maryland's action was timely and the underlying claims weren't clearly excluded by Mid-Continent's policies.

In a 2-1 opinion, the appellate panel agreed with Senior U.S. District Judge Dee Benson of the District of Utah that Mid-Continent is on the hook for a $334,000 share of the nearly $500,000 that...
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Case Title

Maryland Casualty Co. v. Mid-Continent Casualty Co.


Case Number

17-4032

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Appellate - 10th Circuit

Nature of Suit

4110 Insurance

Date Filed

March 2, 2017


Case Title

Maryland Casualty Co. v. Mid-Continent Casualty Co.


Case Number

17-4037

Court

Appellate - 10th Circuit

Nature of Suit

4110 Insurance

Date Filed

March 10, 2017

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