Mealey's Insurance - Insurer Entitled To Seek Reimbursement, Louisiana Federal Judge Determines

Mealey's Insurance - Insurer Entitled To Seek Reimbursement, Louisiana Federal Judge Determines

SHREVEPORT, La. - An insurer has a right to be reimbursed for funds it advanced to its insured prior to making a coverage decision because the insured would be unjustly enriched if the insurer were not entitled to seek reimbursement for a noncovered claim, a Louisiana federal judge said March 4 (Bridger Lake LLC v. Seneca Insurance Co. Inc., No. 11-0342, W.D. La.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 27703).

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