Tag Archives: Property Damage

Fourth DCA Holds that Florida Statute Commencing Limitations Period for Property Insurance Suit at Date of Loss Does Not Apply Retroactively

By Robin Bresky |

Fourth DCA Holds that Florida Statute Commencing Limitations Period for Property Insurance Suit at Date of Loss Does Not Apply Retroactively Donovan v. Florida Peninsular Ins. Co., 39 Fla. L. Weekly D 1421 (Fla. 4th DCA 2014) The Fourth District Court of Appeal (“DCA”) recently held in favor of a homeowner in a case… Read More »

Fourth DCA Settles Dispute over Collapsed Roof between J.C. Penny and Dillard’s

By Robin Bresky |

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. v. Dillard’s, Inc. Case No. 4D10-1770 JCPenney sued Dillard’s for damage to its store at the Turtle Creek Mall in Mississippi. In 2005, the roof over the Dillard’s store (which was adjacent to the JCP store) collapsed from Hurricane Katrina, severing a sprinkler main and causing uncontrolled water flow into… Read More »