Judge Remands Insurance Bad Faith Suit To State Court

Mealey's (August 13, 2015, 1:30 PM EDT) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — Remand of an insurance bad faith lawsuit to state court is not proper because an insurer has shown that the amount in controversy exceeds $75,000, a federal judge in Oklahoma ruled Aug. 12 (C&S Roofing and Fencing LLC, d/b/a C&S Construction v. State Farm Fire and Casualty Co., No. 15-527, W.D. Okla.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 105634).

(Order available. Document #07-150831-006R.)

State Farm Fire and Casualty Co. insured certain property located in Moore, Okla., that was damaged by a tornado.

After the property...
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