6th Circ. Says Condo Owner Can't Sue Bankrupt Co.'s Insurers
By Stephanie Russell-Kraft
Law360, New York (January 30, 2014, 2:26 PM EST) -- In an unpublished opinion Thursday, the Sixth Circuit upheld a district court’s ruling that there is no exception to a Tennessee law barring a condo owner from directly suing the insurers of two companies that she says defrauded her, even though the alleged perpetrators entered bankruptcy while the woman’s lawsuit against them was still pending.
A three-judge panel for the appellate court ruled in favor of Great American E and S Insurance Co., the insurer of now-defunct Land Resources Co. and its affiliate Villages at Norris...