Texas Insurance Law Newsbrief - May 14, 2020

May 14, 2020

INSURER DISCOVERS ANOTHER WRONG WAY TO ELECT RESPONSIBILITY FOR AN ADJUSTER UNDER TEXAS INSURANCE CODE

Last week, a federal judge in El Paso remanded a case removed to federal court by a property insurer after timely electing to assume responsibility for its claim adjuster under Texas Insurance Code § 542A.006.   Read more...

FEDERAL COURT PONDERS WHETHER FLOOD DEATH AROSE OUT OF USE OF AUTOMOBILE

A federal judge in Dallas recently denied an insurer’s motion for summary judgment, potentially opening up this issue for further litigation.  Read more...

COVID-19 SURVEY

MDJW is conducting a national survey of various attitudes about potential claims generated by the COVID-19 virus.   Read more...