Archive | Additional Living Expenses (ALE)

MLR Obtains Jury Verdict in Water Loss Coverage Lawsuit

Maloney Lauersdorf Reiner recently obtained a verdict in favor of its client following a three day trial in Marion County Circuit Court in Benninger v. Farmers Ins. Co. of Oregon, Marion County Circuit Court, Case No. 13C10643.  MLR attorneys F.J. Maloney and Kyle Sturm successfully tried the case to a […]

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MLR Obtains Trial Victory on Water Loss Claim

On April 4, 2014, the Marion Court Circuit Court entered a general judgment, following a motion for judgment notwithstanding the verdict and for new trial, in favor of Maloney Lauersdorf Reiner’s client in Long v. Farmers Ins. Co. of Oregon, Marion County Circuit Court, Case No. 12C23950.  Attorneys F.J. Maloney […]

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MLR Obtains Directed Verdict in Washington Bad Faith Trial

On April 16, 2014, Maloney Lauersdorf Reiner attorneys F.J. Maloney and Nick Thede obtained a directed verdict in favor of their client at the trial of Yamaguchi v. Farmers Ins. Co. of Wash., King County District Court, Cause No. 135-02038.  The trial involved claims of insurance bad faith and violations […]

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Insured Entitled to Additional Living Expense (ALE) Through Appraisal and Construction

In Garoutte v American Family Mut Ins Co.,  U.S. Dist. Court, W.D. Wash., Case No. C12-1787 BHS, 2013 WL 3819923 (July 23, 2013), Judge Benjamin H. Settle of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, at Tacoma, addressed issues relating the appraisal and additional living expense (ALE) […]

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