Trial Court’s Summary Judgment Affirmed

Benjamin Ergas and Beth Ergas v. Universal Property and Casualty Insurance Company, 38 Fla. L. Weekly D900a, Case No. 4D11-3803, issued April 24, 2013:  Affirmed trial court’s summary judgment in favor of homeowners insurance company finding that “marring” was excluded from coverage by the express terms of the policy. In this case, the “marring” was caused when the owner dropped a hammer on a floor and left a hammer-head impression in the title.

(From RPPTL Subcommittee)