Insurance Fraud

GEORGIA SETTLEMENT OF $1,670,000 Two insurance agencies sold a bogus excess liability policy for a large sum to BTT, a trucking company. After one of its trucks was involved in a wreck that horribly injured a child, BTT discovered that its excess liability insurance carrier did...

CALHOUN COUNTY SETTLEMENT OF $378,954 A plaintiff and his wife had automobile insurance with their insurance company. The plaintiffs automobile was struck from behind by a person insured by GEICO. The plaintiff suffered a severe back injury, which required surgery. GEICO agreed to pay their policy...

Plaintiff purchased health insurance and developed breast cancer later. The insurance company more than doubled her premiums after learning of the condition....

Plaintiff was the widow of a physician who had purchased a life insurance policy years prior to his death through Mutual Assurance Company. Mutual Assurance changed life insurance companies shortly before Dr. Crispin's death and the new insurer refused to honor claims....

Mesastaff was a start-up employee leasing company located in Mobile. The company placed its health insurance for its client companies with a third-party administrator whose job was to adjudicate health claims. Without the knowledge of Mesastaff, the third-party administrator placed other insureds on the Mesastaff...

Verdict awarded at the end of a week-long trial against an insurance third party administrator which had mishandled health claims for a number of plaintiff's employees. The jury awarded $1,902,576 in compensatory damages and $5,000,000 in punitive damages. This case was featured in the National...