Judge Dismisses Insured’s Breach Of Contract Claim In Flood Coverage Lawsuit

(October 22, 2015, 12:47 PM EDT) -- HAMMOND, Ind. — An insured failed to sufficiently allege facts to support its breach of contract and bad faith claims against a third-party claims adjuster for denied flood coverage, an Indiana federal judge ruled Oct. 21, dismissing the claims but refusing to dismiss the same claims against an insurer (Family Christian World, Inc. a/k/a Family Christian Center v. Philadelphia Indemnity Insurance Co., et al., No. 15-102, N.D. Ind.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 142896).

(Opinion and order available. Document #69-151030-012Z.)

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