Mealey's Insurance - Panel Affirms $27,334 In Sanctions Imposed Against Attorney In E&O Coverage Suit

Mealey's Insurance - Panel Affirms $27,334 In Sanctions Imposed Against Attorney In E&O Coverage Suit

LOS ANGELES - A California appeals panel on Aug. 4 found that a lower court did not abuse its discretion in awarding $27,334 in sanctions against an attorney representing insureds in a breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit seeking coverage under a real estate agents and brokers errors and omissions insurance policy (1st American Warehouse Mortgage, Inc., et al v. Topa Insurance Co., et al., No. B246716, Calif. App., 2nd Dist., Div. 4; 2014 Cal. App. Unpub. LEXIS 5497).

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