Claims Adjuster Properly Joined In Bad Faith Suit, Federal Judge Rules
Mealey's (November 4, 2015, 2:48 PM EST) -- SAN ANTONIO — Remand of an insurance bad faith lawsuit to state court is proper because an insured has shown that an insurer’s claims adjuster was proper joined in the lawsuit, a federal judge in Texas ruled in an opinion made available Nov. 2 (Spar Enterprises LP, d/b/a Hampton Inn Hotel, v. The Cincinnati Insurance Co., et al., No. 15-0661, W.D. Texas; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 147814).
(Order available. Document #07-151109-026R.)
Spar Enterprises LP purchased a commercial insurance policy from The Cincinnati Insurance Co. and filed...