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Wilco Life Insurance Policy Termination California Class Action

A number of recent class actions have involved the legal requirements for the lapse or termination of life insurance policies under California laws. This is because life insurance works best for the policyholder when it’s a long-term investment. In this case, the defendant is Wilco Life Insurance Company, which the complaint claims violate California safeguards  Read more

Insurance
Life Insurance, Insurance, Improper or Unlawful Termination or Cancellation Policy
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US Financial Termination of Life Insurance Policies Class Action

Life insurance is generally held long-term. The complaint for this class action alleges that US Financial Life Insurance Company terminated the policies of certain classes of policy holders without proper notice as required by the California Insurance Code.  Read more

Insurance
Life Insurance, Insurance, Improper or Unlawful Termination or Cancellation Policy
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Oregon Mutual Business Insurance and Covid-19 Class Action

Like many restaurants, Nue Seattle was forced to curtail operations after state orders designed to reduce the spread of Covid-19. The complaint for this class action brings suit against its insurer, Oregon Mutual Insurance Company, which seeks to make sure that Oregon Mutual provides payments to the restaurant under its policy to compensate it for  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Business Losses, Business Insurance
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Hartford, Twin City Insurance with Virus Coverage Class Action

Recently a number of class actions have been filed claiming that insurance companies should be reimbursing businesses closed by Covid-19 for business losses and related extra expenses. This one is similar, bringing suit against The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. and Twin City Fire Insurance Company. However, there’s at least one twist to it: The  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Denial of Benefits, Business Losses, Business Insurance
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Scottsdale Insurance Co. Business Losses from Covid-19 Class Action

This is one of a number of class actions brought by businesses against their insurers, alleging that the insurance company should provide benefits for business losses and related expenses during the closures due to the Covid-19 pandemic. In this case, the action brings suit against the Scottsdale Insurance Company, which insures the plaintiff in this  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Denial of Benefits, Business Losses, Business Insurance
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Hartford Financial Services Coverage for Covid-19 Closures Class Action

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, people have been told to stay at home, nonessential businesses have been closed, and large gatherings are prohibited. These requirements have been disastrous for businesses. The complaint for this class action alleges that business insurers, like the Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. and Sentinel Insurance Company, Ltd. should pay out  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Business Losses, Business Insurance
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State Farm Mutual Auto Insurance Improper Subrogation Montana Class Action

Subrogation occurs when one party takes over another’s rights to collect a debt or damages. It can occur, as in this case, when an insurance company takes over the rights to collect damages after an accident. The complaint for this class action alleges that State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company and State Farm Fire and  Read more

Insurance
Subrogation, Insurance, Auto Insurance
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Allstate Higher Prices for Loyal Customers Texas Class Action

We expect companies to appreciate long-term customers, perhaps even give them special consideration in some way. But this class action alleges that the Allstate Corporation does the opposite with its auto insurance customers. The complaint claims that Allstate maintains two schemes for charging different rates to policyholders for what are materially the same policies.  Read more

Insurance
Requiring Consumer to Pay Higher Prices, Insurance, Auto Insurance
Sign in Store Window Saying, "Closed Due to Coronavirus"

Liberty Mutual Insurance Coverage for Business Losses Class Action

Because of the financial strains caused by closings due to the Covid-19 pandemic, many businesses have lost income. Some are looking to insurance policies for help. The complaint for this class action seeks “a declaratory judgment that affirms that the orders issued by civil authorities to stop the spread of the Covid-19 outbreak triggers coverage”  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Business Losses, Business Insurance
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Protective Life Insurance Improper Terminations Class Action

Life insurance is more expensive for older people. Because of this, a person whose policy lapses or is terminated after many years cannot simply get another with the same terms. The complaint for this class action alleges that Protective Life Insurance Company and Empire General Life Insurance Company do not comply with “mandatory provisions of  Read more

Insurance
Insurance, Improper or Unlawful Termination or Cancellation Policy