Judge Dismisses Bad Faith Suit For Failure To Plead Subject Matter Jurisdiction
Mealey's (December 15, 2015, 11:14 AM EST) -- CAMDEN, N.J. — A federal judge in New Jersey dismissed an insurance breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit on Dec. 10, ruling that an insured has failed to properly plead subject matter jurisdiction in making its claims against a title insurance provider and others (Plantation Bay LLC v. Stewart Title Guaranty Co., et al., No. 15-2042, D. N.J.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 165753).
(Opinion available. Document #07-151221-006Z.)
Plantation Bay LLC purchased a title insurance policy from Stewart Title Guaranty Co. in preparation for the purchase...