INSURANCE: HOMEOWNER’S INSURANCE: SINKHOLE: NEUTRAL EVALUATION: INSURED DID NOT VIOLATE THE SUITS AGAINST US PROVISION OF THE POLICY AND FORFEIT COVERAGE BY FILING A LAWSUIT AFTER THE INSURER INITIATED THE NEUTRAL EVALUATION PROCESS UNDER SECTION 627.7074, FLORIDA STATUTES

Cuevas v. Tower Hill Signature Insurance Company, ___ So. 3d ___, 40 Fla. L. Weekly D310 (Fla. 2d DCA January 30, 2015)

The trial court entered summary judgment against the insured because he sued the insurer for breach of contract after the insurer initiated the neutral evaluation process for sinkhole losses under Section 627.7074, Florida Statutes. The appellate court reversed, … Click To Read Full Case Law Review...