Archive | March, 2014

Federal Court Issues Sanctions Against Insured

On February 11, 2014, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas issued an order in the case of Alexander v State Farm Lloyd’s, 2014 WL 549389 (S.D. Tex., Feb. 11, 2014), finding that the insurance company was entitled to its attorney fees as a sanction against the […]

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Washington Court Finds Insurer Complied with Duties to Defend and Indemnify

This week, the Washington Court of Appeals, Division 1, affirmed a Clark County trial court judge’s dismissal on summary judgment of an assigned bad faith claim against an insurance company.  In an unpublished opinion in Water’s Edge Association v. Farmers Ins. Exch., Wash. Ct. of App., No. 71066-4-I (March 3, […]

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