NJ High Court To Mull Right To Jury In Insurance Fraud Law

Law360, New York (March 18, 2014, 8:07 PM EDT) -- The Supreme Court of New Jersey on Friday agreed hear an insurer action filed under the state’s Insurance Fraud Prevention Act, a decision that will clarify if the law prescribes the right to a jury trial, as does the statutorily similar Consumer Fraud Act.

New Jersey’s high court granted certification on Friday to AP Diagnostic Inc., an Edison, N.J.-based medical imaging company, and its CEO Harshad Patel in an insurance action filed by Allstate New Jersey Insurance Co., in which the insurer targeted AP Diagnostic as...
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