Judge: Insureds Are Not ‘Required Parties’ To Insurance Fraud Suit
(September 15, 2015, 12:53 PM EDT) -- CAMDEN, N.J. — A federal judge in New Jersey on Sept. 14 refused to dismiss an insurance fraud lawsuit brought by a company seeking to recover $2.5 million it paid for false claims, ruling that the company’s insureds are not “required parties” to the action under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 19 (Government Employees Insurance Company v. Barry A. Korn, D.O., et al., No. 14-5742, D. N.J.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 121754).
(Opinion available. Document #20-150918-013Z.)
U.S. Judge Joseph E. Irenas of the District of New...