Massachusetts Panel Upholds Dismissal Of Suit Over Workers’ Compensation Policy
(September 10, 2015, 11:09 AM EDT) -- BOSTON — A trial court did not err when finding that it lacked jurisdiction over an insurance company’s lawsuit seeking to void a workers’ compensation policy based on alleged material misrepresentations, a Massachusetts Appeals Court panel ruled Sept. 9, finding that the company failed to exhaust all administrative procedures before filing the action (Merchants Insurance Group v. Kevin Spicer, et al., No. 14-P-798, Mass. App.; 2015 Mass. App. LEXIS 136).
(Opinion available. Document #20-150918-007Z.)
A panel of Justices Cynthia J. Cohen, Sydney Hanlon and Mary T....