Liberty Mutual Needn't Cover Row Home Collapse: 4th Circ.

Law360, Los Angeles (October 11, 2017, 7:01 PM EDT) -- A Liberty Mutual insurer doesn't have to pay a Washington, D.C.-area builder's losses from a row house collapse, the Fourth Circuit affirmed on Wednesday, agreeing with a lower court that multiple exclusions in the builder's property policy apply to bar coverage.

In a seven-page unpublished opinion, a panel of the appeals court said U.S. District Judge Gerald Bruce Lee properly concluded that two exclusions in Taja Construction & Rehab Inc.'s policy with Liberty Mutual unit Peerless Insurance Co. apply to Taja's claim: an exclusion for construction-related...
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Case Information

Case Title

Taja Investments LLC v. Peerless Insurance Company

Case Number



Appellate - 4th Circuit

Nature of Suit

4110 Insurance

Date Filed

July 26, 2016

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