Our clients, including insurance company clients, are sometimes faced with wage, discrimination, FMLA and other employment related claims. Our attorneys handle these often fact-intensive claims in all phases from initial claim to the client, through EEOC investigations, mediation and litigation.
Chapter 558’s Notice of Claim Procedure – It May Trigger a Duty to Defend Under Your CGL Policy
The Florida Supreme Court recently answered a question that will impact for some time construction defect claims and those insurers called upon to defend them. In the case styled Altman Contractors, Inc. v. Crum & Forster Specialty Insurance Company, 42 Fla. L. Weekly S960b, the Florida Supreme Court ruled that the pre-suit notice and repair process set forth in Chapter 558, Florida Statutes, is a “suit” within the meaning of a commercial general liability policy.
October 21, 2013