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UIM insurer faces pre-trial bad faith claim

An injured driver can sue her own auto insurance company for dragging its feet before trial on resolving an underinsured motorist claim, a Norfolk circuit judge has ruled. Insurance companies contend Virginia law imposes no duty whatsoever for handling a UIM claim until the injured accident victim obtains a judgment against a negligent driver. But Norfolk Circuit ...

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