Claims Adjuster Properly Joined In Bad Faith Action, Federal Judge Rules
Mealey's (October 28, 2015, 1:27 PM EDT) -- WACO, Texas — Remand of an insurance breach of contract and bad faith action to state court is proper, a federal judge in Texas ruled Oct. 27, because an insured has shown that an insurance adjuster was properly joined in the action (SAI Hotel Group Ltd., d/b/a Americas Best Value Inn, v. Steadfast Insurance Co., et al., No. 15-263, W.D. Texas; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 145637).
(Opinion available. Document #07-151109-001Z.)
SAI Hotel Group Ltd, doing business as Americas Best Value Inn, purchased a commercial property insurance...