Insureds Failed To Plead Bad Faith, Breach Of Contract, Judge Rules
Mealey's (July 22, 2016, 9:33 AM EDT) -- MCALLEN, Texas — Summary judgment in an insurance breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit is proper because insureds have failed to state a claim for relief against their insurer, a federal judge in Texas ruled July 8 (Carlos Amalio Reyna, et al. v. State Farm Lloyds, et al., No. 14-420, S.D. Texas; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 89056).
(Opinion available. Document #07-160725-034Z.)
Carlos and Guadalupe Reyna purchased a homeowners insurance policy from State Farm Lloyds and filed a claim pursuant to the policy after their property...