Insurer Argues Complaint Was Improperly Dismissed, Says Claim Was Sufficiently Stated

Mealey's (February 10, 2016, 9:46 AM EST) -- RICHMOND, Va. — An insurer argues in its recent brief filed in the Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals that a district court improperly dismissed its complaint seeking a coverage declaration for an underlying suit arising out of a dog attack filed against its insureds because its complaint sufficiently pleaded a claim for relief against its insureds (State Farm Fire and Casualty Co. v. Segundo Garcia, et al., No. 15-2273, 4th Cir.).

(Appellant’s brief available. Document #50-160211-018B.)

On March 17, 2015, Nicholas Bidniuk filed a personal...
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