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Mark A. Nation is a civil trial lawyer who limits his practice to wrongful death, personal injury, and insurance cases. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum whose members must have settled one or...MORE

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Mississippi Supreme Court Issues Important Katrina Decision on Anti-Concurring Cause Clause

Posted in Anti Concurring Cause Clause, Coverage Questions, Efficient Proximate Cause, Flood
In a unanimous decision, the Mississippi Supreme Court has explained how the anti-concurring cause clause (ACCC) in the standard homeowners insurance policy should be interpreted.  Although this decision was from Mississippi, it will prove to be informative in Florida as there is very little Florida law on this important issue.  I’ve previously blogged extensively on the … Continue Reading

Anti Concurring Cause Clause

Posted in Anti Concurring Cause Clause, Coverage Questions, Efficient Proximate Cause
    The Florida courts have not issued any consumer noteworthy insurance law for the last few weeks, so I thought I’d give you some insights into the “Anti Concurring Cause Clause”, which has become a recent focus in insurance litigation.  Principally, it is a creation by insurers to ensure they will not be responsible for paying any part … Continue Reading