Insured Failed To Show That Insurer’s Bad Faith Caused Damages, Judge Rules
(August 22, 2016, 3:04 PM EDT) -- FLORENCE, S.C. — An insured has failed to show that her damages were proximately caused by her insurer’s alleged bad faith in its handling of her claim, a federal judge in South Carolina ruled Aug. 16 in granting the insurer’s motion for summary judgment (Casey L. Jordan v. Allstate Insurance Co., No. 14-3007, D. S.C.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 108091).
(Order available. Document #07-160825-017R.)
Casey Lynn Jordan purchased an automobile insurance policy from Allstate Insurance Co. and filed a claim for benefits after she was involved...