Judge Dismisses Breach Of Contract, Bad Faith Suit Filed By Insured And Spouse
Mealey's (May 23, 2016, 11:52 AM EDT) -- SEATTLE — A Washington federal judge on May 19 granted professional liability insurers’ joint motion to dismiss a breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit brought by their psychologist insured, her spouse and their marital community property (Lana R. Staheli PH.D., et al. v. Chicago Insurance Company, et al., No. 16-0096, W.D. Wash.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 66240).
(Order available. Document #13-160602-010R.)
In November 2013, a lawsuit was filed against Lana Staheli, her spouse Lynn Staheli and their marital community property stemming from Staheli's...