Mealey's Insurance - N.J. Judge Dismisses Class Action Over Insurers' Failure To Pay Diminished Value

HACKENSACK, N.J. - Three plaintiffs' putative class complaint against their auto insurers for purportedly denying their claims of post-accident diminished value to their vehicles was dismissed by a New Jersey judge on March 21 in favor of arbitration and for failing to articulate a factual and/or legal basis for relief (Patricia C. Myska, et al. v. New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Co, et al., No. BER-L-5136-13, N.J. Super., Bergen Co.; 2014 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 650).

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