Insurer Acted Arbitrarily, Capriciously In Handling Insurance Claim, Panel Rules
Mealey's (September 23, 2015, 8:52 AM EDT) -- BATON ROUGE, La. — A trial court did not err in granting damages and attorney fees to insureds in an insurance bad faith lawsuit because and insurer acted arbitrarily and capriciously in handling the insureds’ claims, a Louisiana appellate panel ruled Sept. 18 (Debra Griffin, et al. v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co., No. 2015 CA 0025, La. App., 1st Cir.; 2015 La. App. Unpub. LEXIS 351).
(Opinion available. Document #07-150928-010Z.)
Debra and Sheddrick Griffin were involved in an automobile accident with another driver and...