KB Tells 11th Circ. Drywall Damage Isn't Enviro Pollution

Law360, New York (April 19, 2012, 8:30 PM EDT) -- KB Home Inc. urged the Eleventh Circuit on Wednesday to overturn a lower court decision that released two insurers from defending the home builder against defective Chinese drywall claims, arguing the insurers' pollution exclusions in their policies did not shield them from liability.

In a brief filed Wednesday, KB asked the appeals court to reverse and remand U.S. District Judge Susan C. Bucklew’s December ruling that granted Granite State Insurance Co. and New Hampshire Insurance Co. summary judgment in their declaratory suit against KB Home and...
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