Stay Would Not Be Fair To Parties In Bad Faith Lawsuit, Judge Rules
Mealey's (June 15, 2016, 2:35 PM EDT) -- FRESNO, Calif. — A federal judge in California on June 14 denied motions to stay and to dismiss filed by insureds in an insurance breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit, ruling that staying the proceedings pending appeal of an underlying lawsuit would not be fair to the parties involved in the instant action (Paul Evert’s RV Country Inc., et al. v. Universal Underwriters Insurance Co., No. 15-0124, E.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 77360).