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November 2014

Fifth Circuit Finds Misstatements About Foreclosure on Renewal Applications Voids Homeowners Coverage

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit affirmed summary judgment for Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company (Nationwide) in the case of Nationwide Mut. Ins. Co. v. Baptist, 762 F.3d 447 (5th Cir. Miss. 2014). Multiple fires occurred at the… Continue Reading →

Insured Is Still Entitled to Dwelling Replacement Insurance Even If Home Is in Foreclosure at the Time of the Loss

In Christmas v. Nationwide Mut. Ins. Co., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 91735 (E.D. North Carolina 2014), the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina considered the question of who, if anyone, receives the dwelling replacement insurance payment… Continue Reading →

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