Calif. Appeals Court Sides With KB In Allstate Repair Row

Law360, New York (February 24, 2014, 5:53 PM EST) -- A California appeals court said Friday that builders must be given notice before repairs are made to a home, reversing a ruling against KB Home Greater Los Angeles Inc. in its battle against Allstate Insurance Co. over repair costs.

The dispute centered around repairs Allstate had paid for in a water-damaged home built by KB, and for which the insurer later billed the builder. The appeals court reversed a lower court’s decision in finding that Allstate failed to comply with the notice requirements of California’s Right...
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