Lack Of Evidence Leads Texas Panel To Affirm Judgment In Insurer's Favor

Lack Of Evidence Leads Texas Panel To Affirm Judgment In Insurer's Favor

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Because the plaintiffs in a bad faith lawsuit failed to offer any proof of their asserted damages due to a low settlement in an underlying case or of their purported emotional distress or "destruction of their credit reputation," a Texas appeals panel on Sept. 5 affirmed a lower court's grant of a no-evidence summary judgment motion in the insurer's favor (Christopher Hennen, et al. v. Allstate Insurance Co., No. 13-12-00645-CV, Texas App., 13th Dist.; 2013 Tex. App. LEXIS 11367).

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