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

Law360, New York (June 30, 2017, 5:48 PM EDT) -- Grange Mutual Casualty Co. failed to consummate a settlement offer with the parents of a young woman who died in a car crash because the $100,000 check it sent didn’t reach the couple by the deadline in their offer, the Eleventh Circuit affirmed on Friday.

Boris and Susan Woodard have repeatedly argued that the $100,000 settlement deal — offered to Grange after a driver it insured killed their daughter in an accident — never took effect because their offer stated that “timely payment is an essential...
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Case Title

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


Case Number

15-13295

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Appellate - 11th Circuit

Nature of Suit

4190 Other Contract Actions

Date Filed

July 22, 2015

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