Barks v. Castlepoint Nat’l Ins. Co. , 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 43447 (C.D. Cal. Mar. 26, 2014), [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ]
In Barks , the district court found that there was an issue of material fact as to whether the...
By Matthew J. Sekits , Daniel R. Bentson .
Recently, the Washington Court of Appeals increased the damages available to an assignee of an insured's bad faith claims, holding that a "covenant judgment sets a floor, not a ceiling, on the...