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Case Number: 4:22-cv-00443
Judge: Claire V. Egan
Court: United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma (Tulsa County)
Description: Tulsa, Oklahoma insurance law lawyer represented Plaintiff who sued Defendant on a bad faith breach of contract theory claiming to have suffered more than $75,000 in damages and/or injuries as a direct result.
Plaintiff alleged that they had some work done on their home bathroom and was not well done and the house was damaged by water that leaked from the shower.
They reported the damage to the house of Defendant which engage a water mitigation specialist to inspect the bathroom.
Defendant denied their claim and asserted exclusions set forth in the policy.
They paid $11,845.93 to repair the damage.
Insurance companies owe a duty of good faith in dealing with insures.
Outcome: Settled for an undisclosed sum and dismissed with prejudice.