Judge: Insured Failed To File Insurance Claim Within 2-Year Limitation Period

Mealey's (July 30, 2015, 7:40 AM EDT) -- SAN DIEGO — Dismissal of an insured’s breach of contract and insurance bad faith lawsuit is proper, a California appellate panel held July 20, because an insured failed to file its claim for coverage within the two-year contractual limitation on the right to sue (Thee Sombrero Inc. v. Markel International Insurance Co. Ltd, et al., No. E060705, Calif. App., 4th Dist., Div. 2; 2015 Cal. App. Unpub. LEXIS 5112).

(Opinion available. Document #07-150727-026Z.)

Thee Sombrero Inc. purchased a commercial insurance policy from Markel International Insurance Co....
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