jury in Mississippi has found that State Farm committed fraud against the government’s National Flood Insurance Program

State Farm found guilty of shifting damage estimates and payouts for Hurricane Katrina from State Farm wind coverage to the Federal Government’s National Flood Insurance Flood program. In this case, the same company who underpays countless insurance claims, and claims that their customers are defrauding State Farm, is found GUILTY of defrauded the government, that means you and I. … [Continue reading]

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New Jersey looking to pass a very good Unfair Claim Settlement Practices law

New Jersey is considering passing a law, S-2460, that would allow insurance claimants to  have  a private cause of action against insurance companies settlement tactics that are deemed unfair, like refusing to fully investigate a claim, unfair denials, and other bad faith practices. Insurance claims settlement practices have gotten out … [Continue reading]

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Citizens Insurance Executives traveling and dining at four-star locations across the globe all on your dime! Now they get pay raises, of course, after they raise your premiums.

As I have said, and recorded, my times, the insurance business has changed, they view the policyholder as a sucker, a mark, someone to be taken advantage of, and your premiums are for their enrichment not for you security God forbid your encounter a tragedy. I have handled close to … [Continue reading]

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Insurance Company is guilty of criminal activity and jury orders company to pay couple $6 million dollars.

The verdicts in, the jury in Broward County Florida, ordered FCCI to pay $1.2 million in punitive damages and $2.4 million in pain and suffering in the case involving Custom Wood Creations. In this case not only did FCCI do not pay the insurance claim from Hurricane Wilma, they maliciously … [Continue reading]

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Federal Court in Galveston, TX says insured may still assert Bad Faith claim against an insurance company even if an appraisal award is paid!

In Intermodal Equip. Logistics, LLCv. Hartford Accident and Indemnity Co the court allowed a bad faith claim to stand and go forward by citing to three exceptions to Texas’s general rule regarding bad faith claims. Even if there is no Breach of Contract, the Insurance Company actions can create a … [Continue reading]

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