OneBeacon Off Hook In Fla. City's Construction Dispute

Law360, New York (October 22, 2013, 4:56 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal court ruled Friday that reinsurer OneBeacon Insurance Co. did not have to reimburse an insurer for defense costs in a Florida city's billing fight with a contractor, after finding the insurer mistakenly provided coverage to the city under an errors and omissions policy.

U.S. District Judge Gregory Presnell granted OneBeacon's motion to dismiss Public Risk Management of Florida's lawsuit, finding that OneBeacon should not foot part of the cost of defending the city of Winter Garden, Fla., against litigation brought by Dewitt Excavating...
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