Verdict Returns in Favor of Allstate Insurance Company

11/17/2008 | Unfair Insurance Practices/Bad Faith

Yesterday, a Lexington, Kentucky jury returned a verdict in favor of Allstate Insurance Company in a trial involving claims that Allstate acted in bad faith by violating Kentucky's Unfair Claims Settlement Practices Act. Lexington attorney J. Dale Golden was seeking $1.4 billion dollars on behalf of a Richmond, Kentucky woman who alleged that Allstate delayed paying her the fair value of her automobile accident case. Lexington Herald Leader writer Brandon Ortiz has been following the trial and asked me to comment on the verdict. You can read the article by going here.