Insurer's Late Checks Nix Fatal Crash Deal, 11th Circ. Told

Law360, Los Angeles (October 7, 2015, 9:46 PM EDT) -- The parents of a young woman who died in a car crash urged the Eleventh Circuit on Wednesday to uphold a Georgia federal judge's ruling that Grange Mutual Casualty Co. failed to settle their claim against the at-fault driver, saying the insurer tried to pay too late.

Boris and Susan Woodard argue that they did not accept Grange's offer because the offer to settle stated "Timely payment is an essential element of acceptance," and the insurer did not provide timely payment. A district court agreed, and...
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Case Information

Case Title

Grange Mutual Casualty Co. v. Boris Woodard, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 11th Circuit

Nature of Suit

4190 Other Contract Actions

Date Filed

July 22, 2015

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