Mealey's Insurance - Judge: Claim Handler's Actions In Denying Insurance Claim Not Bad Faith

PHOENIX - A federal judge in Arizona on July 3 denied a plaintiff's partial motion for summary judgment in an insurance bad faith lawsuit against a workers' compensation claims handler and its handling agent, ruling that the handling agent did not act in bad faith in denying the plaintiff's claim and continuing to investigate (Christy Larson v. Hartford Insurance Co. of the Midwest, et al., No. 12-2356, D. Ariz.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 90876).

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