Six People Riding Ski Lift Up Mountain

United Specialty Insurance No Payout for Epic Passes Covid-19 Losses Class Action

Ski passes are not cheap; they may cost $900 or more. When people buy Epic Passes for ski resorts, they can also buy insurance coverage for them. However, the class for this action alleges that the insurer, United Specialty Insurance Company (USIC), has refused to make payouts on passes due to closures related to the  Read more

Insurance
Ski Resort Pass, Insurance, Covid-19 Related
Magnified Image of Coronavirus

Hanover Insurance Refusal to Pay Covid-19 Business Losses Class Action

When businesses buy insurance, they can select coverage for business interruptions, to cover losses and extra expenses incurred when normal operations are interrupted due to physical loss or damage to the property. The Hanover American Insurance Company and the Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. sell such coverage, the complaint for this class action claims, but is  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Denial of Benefits, Covid-19 Related, Business Insurance
Sign "Sorry We're Closed" on Restaurant Window

Arch Insurance No Payout for Covid-19 Business Losses Class Action

This class action is another in a long line brought by businesses against insurance companies for their denial of payments for business losses related to Covid-19. In this case, the insurer is Arch Insurance Company, which has refused to pay for the losses of Legacy Gymnastics, LLC during pandemic closures.  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Denial of Benefits, Covid-19 Related, Business Insurance
State Farm Name and Three-Oval Logo

State Farm Mutual Total Loss Transfer Fees Delaware Class Action

Recent class actions have raised the question of what the actual cash value (ACV) for a totaled vehicle should include. This one contends that State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company should include transfer fees in its ACV payments. The transfer fees, it claims, include a tag fee, a document fee, and a title fee, because  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Incomplete payment of benefits due, Auto Insurance, Actual Cash Value
Image of Car on Green Lawn with Words "Geico Indemnity Company"

Geico Indemnity ACV Sales Tax on Leased Vehicles California Class Action

In recent years, a number of class actions have taken up the question of what insurance companies must include in their payouts of the actual cash value (ACV) for total losses of vehicles. This complaint says that Geico Indemnity Company does pay sales taxes for total losses of owned or financed vehicles. What Geico does  Read more

Insurance
Sales Tax, Leased Vehicles, Insurance, Incomplete payment of benefits due, Auto Insurance
Zurich Building, with Z Logo and Name Zurich

Zurich American Insurance No Covid-19 Coverage for University Class Action

This spring saw a rash of class actions brought by students against universities, as campuses closed and classes were moved online, to stem the spread of Covid-19. Students wanted to recover amounts they had paid for on-campus education and housing. This class action is brought by a university against its insurer, asking for coverage for  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Denial of Benefits, Business Insurance
Sign in Window Saying, "Closed Due to Covid-19"

Society Insurance No Payout for Bar/Restaurant Covid-19 Losses Iowa Class Action

Many businesses have suffered shutdowns because of the Covid-19 pandemic. This is one of a number of class actions brought by some of those businesses against their insurance companies, demanding payment for their business losses. The complaint for this class action alleges that Society Insurance has refused to pay those business losses under the policies  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Denial of Benefits, Covid-19 Related, Business Insurance

Medicare Advantage Insurers Primary Payers for Accident Expenses Class Action

This is one of a number of recent class actions brought by Medicare-related entities, trying to recover payments that insurance companies offering Medicare Advantage allegedly should have paid. The complaint claims that the insurance companies “have systematically and uniformly failed to honor their primary payer obligations under the Medicare Secondary Payer provisions of the Social  Read more

Insurance
Medicare Advantage Insurance Plans, Insurance, Health Insurance, Auto-Related Accident
Two-Car Accident

Allstate Primary Payer for Accidents Under Medicare Advantage Class Action

This class action brings suit against two related insurance companies, claiming they did not fulfill their obligations as primary insurers in the Medicare Advantage (MA) program. Allstate Insurance Company and Allstate Fire and Casualty, the complaint alleges, did not pay medical expenses involving injuries in a car accident. Medicare and MA Plans therefore had to  Read more

Insurance
Medicare Advantage Insurance Plans, Insurance, Health Insurance, Auto-Related Accident
Skiier Going Downhill in a Spray of Snow

United Specialty Insurance Refusal to Cover Epic Passes Class Action

In the spring of 2020, a great number of people lost the use of event tickets, reservations, and other purchases due to closures initiated by the Covid-19 pandemic. Among the closures were those of ski facilities, and among the losses were amounts paid for 2019-2020 seasonal ski passes. The complaint for this class action alleges  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Denial of Benefits, Covid-19 Related