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Judge Decides Carrier ‘Bad Faith’ (access required)

Under Virginia Code § 38.2-209(A), a trial judge, rather than a jury, is to decide whether an insurance carrier committed a bad faith breach of an insurance contract that warrants an award of attorney's fees to the insured; the Supreme Court of Virginia affirms a trial court decision setting aside $442,000 in attorney's fees awarded ...

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