8th Circ. Affirms Insurer Win Over Fire Sprinkler System Costs

Law360, New York (August 11, 2017, 9:02 PM EDT) -- The Eighth Circuit on Friday affirmed the dismissal of a suit by a construction company against Gotham Insurance Co. over coverage for remediating the half-million-dollar mistake of a subcontractor over a misinstalled fire-suppression system.

McShane Construction Co. LLC was an additional insured on the Gotham policy held by subcontractor Mallory Fire Protection Services regarding construction on a $15 million, 196-unit apartment building in Omaha, Nebraska, called the Springs at Legacy Commons. 

The Eighth Circuit agreed with a lower court that six causes of action whose dismissal...
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Case Title

McShane Construction Company v. Gotham Insurance Company


Case Number

16-2632

Court

Appellate - 8th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3110 Insurance

Date Filed

June 9, 2016

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