Judge Denies Motion To Remand In Insurance Bad Faith Lawsuit
Mealey's (July 1, 2016, 2:40 PM EDT) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — A federal judge in Oklahoma on June 29 denied a motion to remand an insurance breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit to state court, ruling that an insurer has met its burden of showing that the court has jurisdiction by a “preponderance of the evidence” (Steven Daniels, et al. v. Safeco Insurance Company of America, No. 16-360, W.D. Okla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 84315).
(Opinion available. Document #07-160711-015R.)
Steven and Amy Daniels purchased a homeowners insurance policy from Safeco Insurance Company of...