Wiley v. State Farm Fire & Cas. Co., 09-60191
In an action for Hurricane Katrina-related insurance proceeds, summary judgment for defendant-insurer is affirmed where the parties' prior settlement agreement precluded plaintiff's claim because it unambiguously released all Katrina-related claims arising from insured damage known to plaintiff at the time of the settlement.
- Decided 10/09/2009
- Published 10/09/2009
- WIENER, Circuit Judge:, Before REAVLEY, JOLLY, and WIENER, Circuit Judges.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Joe Sam Owen, Charles Corbett Wimberly, III, Owen, Galloway & Myers, P.L.L.C., Gulfport, MS, for Wiley.
- For Appellees:
- Hal Scot Spragins, Hickman, Goza & Spragins, Oxford, MS, for Defendant-Appellee.