Supreme Court Says Condo Association May Pursue Insurer in Construction Defect Case, But Must Arbitrate

Source:, July 19, 2022
By: Colleen Murphy

After obtaining default judgments for construction defects against a structural engineering firm and a construction inspection company, a New Jersey condominium association may directly sue those companies’ insurer, the New Jersey Supreme Court ruled.

At the same time, the court reversed the Appellate Division’s holding that those claims need not be arbitrated in keeping with the policy terms. Read more.

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