St. Louis Firm's Bad Faith Claim Axed In Liberty Coverage Row

Law360, New York (July 23, 2013, 2:28 PM EDT) -- A federal judge on Monday scrapped a law firm's bad faith claim against Liberty Insurance Underwriters Inc. in a coverage feud stemming from an attorney's accusations that the firm falsely advertised that his relatives could practice law in Missouri.

U.S. District Judge Charles Shaw tossed The Hullverson Law Firm PC's bad faith claim after finding the St. Louis-based personal injury firm didn't offer any facts to show that its bad faith claim against Liberty Insurance was tied to conduct that was different from the conduct giving...
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