Policyholder Can Assign Benefits Without Consent, Court Says

By Jeff Sistrunk (February 5, 2016, 8:29 PM EST) -- A Florida appeals court ruled Friday that a homeowner can assign the benefits of her insurance policy with Gulfstream Property and Casualty Insurance Co. to an emergency water mitigation company without the insurer's consent, finding that the policy doesn't restrict the assignment of benefits after a loss has occurred....

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