Insurer’s Negligence Claim Against Adjuster Is Untimely, Federal Judge Rules
(June 8, 2016, 12:38 PM EDT) -- HARTFORD, Conn. — A Connecticut federal judge on May 19 found that an insurer’s claim that an independent adjuster was negligent in adjusting Hurricane Wilma losses is untimely, reversing a jury’s $1.25 million verdict against the adjuster (Essex Insurance Co. v. William Kramer & Associates, Inc., No. 13-1537, D. Conn.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 65887).
(Corrected memorandum and order available. Document #51-160609-019Z.)
Essex Insurance Co. sued independent adjuster William Kramer & Associates LLC (WKA) in the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut for negligence...