Florida Panel Affirms Dismissal Of Prematurely Filed Bad Faith Complaint

Florida Panel Affirms Dismissal Of Prematurely Filed Bad Faith Complaint

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - A Florida appeals panel on Aug. 15 affirmed a lower court's dismissal of an insured's complaint that an insurer acted in bad faith in handling its Hurricane Wilma claim, finding that it was prematurely filed (Lime Bay Condominium Inc. v. State Farm Florida Insurance Co.,  No. 4D11-3421, Fla. App., 4th Dist.; 2012 Fla. App. LEXIS 13563).

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