Insured's Failure To Comply With Policy Conditions Negated Coverage, Judge Finds

Insured's Failure To Comply With Policy Conditions Negated Coverage, Judge Finds

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Because an insured failed to perform her duty to submit to an examination under oath (EUO) in connection with her insurer's investigation of a fire loss claim, a Tennessee federal judge on July 18 granted summary judgment to the insurer on a bad faith declaratory claim against it (Amelia Davis Lester v. Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Co., No. 3:12-cv-299, E.D. Tenn.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 101380).

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