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Insurance Practice Alert: Important ‘Bad Faith’ Opinion from Virginia Supreme Court

On Friday, April 27, 2017, the Virginia Supreme Court decided Manu v. GEICO Casualty Company, Record No. 160852, 2017 Va. Lexis 70 (Va. April 27, 2017), a "bad faith" opinion significant to insurers that issue family automobile policies in Virginia. Plaintiff was a passenger in a car involved in a multi-vehicle accident. Plaintiff sued the driver of his vehicle plus the unknown "John Doe" driver of another vehicle involved in the accident.... Read More