Magistrate Judge Grants Dismissal Of Statutory Bad Faith Claim As Time-Barred

Magistrate Judge Grants Dismissal Of Statutory Bad Faith Claim As Time-Barred

SCRANTON, Pa. - Because a plaintiff only stated a statutory bad faith claim and not a common law bad faith claim in her complaint, a Pennsylvania federal magistrate judge on March 14 found that the claim was barred under a two-year statute of limitations (Monica Cozzone, D.O. v. AXA Equitable Life Insurance Society of the United States, et al., No. 3:10-cv-2388, M.D. Pa.; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 34526).

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