Lowe's, Insurance Adjuster Beat Worker's Bad Faith Claim
Law360 (May 21, 2020, 10:39 PM EDT) -- A Delaware Superior Court judge on Wednesday threw out a Lowe's worker's bad faith action against her employer and an insurance adjuster, ruling that she had already settled an earlier claim over the same work-related injury and is therefore barred from pursuing another.
According to the order, Pamela Ford suffered a work-related injury in 2015 at Lowe's. Ford initially sued Sedgwick Claims Management Services Inc., which handled the processing and payment of her medical expenses, over unpaid medical expenses in October. Last year, the parties settled the claims and the case was dismissed with prejudice in December.
Three weeks later, Ford...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!