Delay Due To Investigation Of Suspicious Fire Was Reasonable, Judge Rules

Delay Due To Investigation Of Suspicious Fire Was Reasonable, Judge Rules

DAYTON, Ohio - An insurer's delays in payment for claims over a business fire were reasonable due to an investigation into the fire, which was the result of arson, an Ohio federal judge found Nov. 15, granting summary judgment in the insurer's favor (Paragon Molding Ltd. v. American Economy Insurance Co., No. 3:05-cv-00422, S.D. Ohio; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 163137).

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