Claims Adjusters Were Properly Joined In Bad Faith Suit, Judge Rules
Mealey's (November 20, 2015, 11:52 AM EST) -- AMARILLO, Texas — Remand of an insurance breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit to state court is proper, a federal judge in Texas ruled Nov. 19, because an insured has shown that two claims adjusters were properly joined and that the federal court lacks subject matter jurisdiction (Royal Architectural Products Ltd. v. Acadia Insurance Co., et al., No. 15-0265, N.D. Texas; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 156625).
(Opinion available. Document #07-151123-039Z.)
Royal Architectural Products Ltd. purchased commercial property insurance from Acadia Insurance Co. and filed a...