Judge: Insured Exhausted Administrative Remedies Prior To Bringing Lawsuit

Mealey's (April 8, 2016, 9:41 AM EDT) -- TRENTON, N.J. — A federal judge in New Jersey on March 29 denied an insurer’s motion to dismiss in an insurance breach of contract suit, ruling that an insured exhausted all administrative remedies prior to bringing his lawsuit against the insurer (Joseph Puzzo v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., No. 15-3190, D. N.J.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 40766).

(Opinion available. Document #07-160411-028Z.)

U.S. Judge Freda L. Wolfson of the District of New Jersey also denied Joseph Puzzo’s motion for leave to amend his complaint against Metropolitan Life...
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