William Watkins

145 King Street Ste 300
Charleston, SC 29401, United States

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Crossmann Communities of North Carolina, Inc. v. Harleysville Mutual Insurance Company 2

Update 3 - Are contractors covered by a CGL policy in South Carolina?

This opinion replaces the South Carolina Supreme Court opinion filed on January 7, 2011 in which the Court found no coverage under a CGL policy. This new opinion replaces the prior opinion, and the Court finds that CGL policies…more
| Construction Law, Insurance
S.C. Code Section 38-61-70

Update 2 - Are contractors covered by a CGL policy in South Carolina?

AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 38 61 70 SO AS TO DEFINE A “COMMERCIAL GENERAL LIABILITY INSURANCE POLICY”, “CONSTRUCTION PROFESSIONAL”, AND “CONSTRUCTION…more
| Constitutional Law, Insurance
Crossmann Communities of North Carolina, Inc. v. Harleysville Mutual Insurance Company

Update - Are contractors covered by a CGL policy in South Carolina?

On January 7, 2011, the South Carolina Supreme Court issued a landmark opinion on insurance coverage for contractors. When damage to property is no more than the natural and probable consequence of faulty workmanship, such that…more
| Construction Law, Insurance

2010 South Carolina Constrution Law Update

This is an update on the key decisions in South Carolina concerning Construction Law. Mechanics liens, contract, alternative dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration, litigations,…more
| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Construction Law, Insurance, Real Estate - Residential, Zoning, Planning & Land Use
Auto Owners Insurance Company, Inc. v. Newman

Are Contractors Covered under a CGL policy in South Carolina?

September 14, 2009 The South Carolina Supreme Court Court Issues New Newman Opinion on CGL Coverage for Contractors The South Carolina Supreme Court withdrew its initial opinion dated March 10, 2008 and substituted a…more
| Construction Law, Insurance
Areas of Practice
  • Class Action
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Toxic Torts
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