Mealey's Insurance - Insured's Negligence, Bad Faith Claims Untimely Under State Law, Panel Rules

Mealey's Insurance - Insured's Negligence, Bad Faith Claims Untimely Under State Law, Panel Rules

PHILADELPHIA - A federal district court did not err in granting summary judgment in favor of an insurer because the insured failed to bring his claims within Pennsylvania's two-year statute of limitations, a Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel ruled July 17 (David Hatchigian v. State Farm Insurance Co., No. 14-1412, 3rd Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 13652).

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