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The Buckeye State Bucks Recent Trend: Ohio Supreme Court Holds That Property Damage Caused by a Subcontractor’s Faulty Work Does Not Constitute an “Occurrence” Covered Under CGL Policies

Ohio N. Univ. v. Charles Constr. Servs., 2018 Ohio LEXIS 2375 (Oct. 9, 2018) This case arose out of the construction of an inn and conference center at Ohio Northern University (“ONU”).  After completion of the project, ONU discovered water … Continue reading

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Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, Applying Kentucky Law, Holds Subcontractor’s Allegedly Faulty Construction of a Building Pad and the Resulting Damages Is Not an “Occurrence” Under a Commercial General Liability Policy

Liberty Mut. Fire Ins. Co. v. Kay & Kay Contr. 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 23587 (6th Cir. Nov. 19, 2013) This action arose out of a commercial general liability (“CGL”) policy issued by Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Co. (“Liberty Mutual”) … Continue reading

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PA Court Rules Coverage For Defectively Manufactured Wheel Barred By “Business Risk” Exclusion of CGL Policy

Plasticert, Inc. v. Westfield Insurance Company 2007 Pa.Super 124, 2007 Pa.Super.LEXIS 820 (Pa.Super Ct., May 1, 2007) Plasticert manufactures thermoplastic wheels used in gravity flow product lines. A customer sued it because wheels that the customer purchased were breaking and … Continue reading

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