Showing all results for category “Florida Third District Court of Appeal”

Florida’s Second District Court of Appeal Denies Prejudgment Interest on Appraisal Award where Coverage was not Denied on Underlying Claim

February 29, 2024 / News / Writing and Speaking

By Melissa M. Burghardt

In Citizens Property Insurance Corporation v. Annette Peipert, Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal held the insured was not entitled to prejudgment interest following an appraisal award where it was undisputed that the insurer did not deny coverage and timely paid the appraisal award in accordance with the policy of insurance.

Third District Court of Appeal Orders New Trial for Insurer Following Admission of Incorrect Value of Damages by Insured

October 9, 2023 / News / Writing and Speaking

Kelly Vogt breaks down a 3rd District Court of Appeal decision ordering a new trial for an insurer after finding that the trial court allowed an insured to present evidence on the replacement cost value of damages rather than the actual cash value.

Third DCA Rules Limited Water Damage Endorsement Applies to Appraisal Award, and Insurer Not Liable for Full Amount of Award

August 18, 2023 / News / Writing and Speaking

Tom Moody analyzes Florida’s Third DCA decision in People’s Tr. Ins. Co. v. Sheila Banks that a $10,000 limited water damage endorsement applied to claim resulting from deteriorated cast iron plumbing, and insurer was not obligated to pay full appraisal award.

Third District Court of Appeal Rules No Prejudgment Interest Due After Timely Payment of Appraisal Award

August 10, 2023 / News / Writing and Speaking

Douglas Cohen breaks down a recent decision by Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal finding that to be entitled to prejudgment interest after a timely paid appraisal award an insured must show the claim was initially denied.

Third DCA Finds Insurer Entitled to Directed Verdict When Insured Did Not Reside at the Insured Property at the Time of Loss

July 20, 2023 / News / Writing and Speaking

By Zachary D. Sonenblum

In Universal Prop. & Cas. Ins. Co. v. Gonzalez-Perez, Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal held that an insurer was entitled to a directed verdict when the Insured did not reside at the Insured property at the time the Property suffered a loss due to vandalism.

  • Chicago

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    Chicago, Illinois 60603

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    Indiana 46360

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    Florida 33609

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