Insureds Appeal Dismissal Of Their Class Action Challenging Insurance Practices
(June 1, 2016, 7:59 AM EDT) -- ATLANTA — Insureds on May 14 asked the 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals to reverse a lower federal court’s dismissal of their lawsuit alleging that they were overcharged for force-placed insurance (FPI) premiums as a result of a kickback scheme between a mortgage servicer and an insurer (Pankaj Patel, et al. v. Specialized Loan Servicing LLC, et al., No. 16-12100, 11th Cir.).
(Notice of appeal available. Document #13-160602-020B. Order available. Document #13-160602-019R.)
On Dec. 10, 2015, Pankaj Patel and Laketha Wilson filed a...