AGLIC Can't Make Affiliated FM Help Pay For Roof Damage

By Riley Murdock (May 18, 2022, 5:49 PM EDT) -- Update 5/20: This article has been updated with comment from Affiliated FM's counsel.

A Zurich unit can't force Affiliated FM Insurance Co. to partially cover its losses if it's found liable for a former Solo cup factory's hail-damaged roof, a Missouri federal judge ruled Tuesday.

U.S. District Judge Douglas Harpool permanently dismissed claims that Affiliated FM should have to split the cost of repairs to the roof of a Springfield, Missouri, warehouse building owned by commercial real estate property owner Davis Properties, finding that Affiliated FM's policy expired before the hail incident, according to the decision.

Because the Zurich unit, American...

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