6th Circ. Sides With Atlantic In Insurance Stacking Suit

Law360, New York (August 30, 2012, 3:07 PM EDT) -- The Sixth Circuit on Wednesday affirmed a lower court's finding that Atlantic Mutual Insurance Co. did not have to provide additional uninsured motorist coverage to a Kentucky resident who brought suit seeking to stack coverage in his master insurance policy for injuries from a car accident.

The Sixth Circuit rejected Michael Yates’ argument that he was entitled to additional coverage for serious injuries he suffered in a 2003 accident involving an uninsured motorist that left him with more than $1 million in medical bills. Atlantic had...
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