Mealey's Insurance - Judge Dismisses 1 Plaintiff's Bad Faith, Breach Claims In Delaware Class Action

WILMINGTON, Del. - One of the lead plaintiffs in a bad faith and fraud class action against an automobile insurer failed to establish a breach of contract for denial of benefits related to an accident, a Delaware federal judge ruled June 16, finding that this defeated her contractual bad faith and implied bad faith claims against the insurer (Kerry Johnson, et al. v. GEICO Casualty Co., et al., No. 1:06-cv-00408, D. Del.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 81403).

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