Jury Awards Driver $1.7M In Damages After Insurance Dispute

Law360 (August 5, 2019, 5:46 PM EDT) -- A woman who was injured in a car crash sustained $1.7 million in damages, a Kentucky federal jury decided Friday, after she sued a MetLife subsidiary for allegedly violating the terms of her policy.

Taraneh F. Momeni-Kuric claimed Metropolitan Property and Casualty Insurance Co. was liable for underinsured motorist benefits after she maxed out the liability limits of the policy held by the woman who caused the collision, according to her complaint. Momeni-Kuric argued she was entitled to recover damages up to $500,000 per a policy provision on underinsured motorists.

Momeni-Kuric said Met also owes 12% interest on the coverage from...

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