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Can Plaintiff Discover An Insurance Company’s Involvement In A Prior Bad Faith Suit?

Evidence that an insurance company acted in bad faith in handling a specific claim may come from a variety of sources. Plaintiff’s attorneys may argue that the way the insurance company handled other claims is evidence that it acted in bad faith in the subject case. Those attorneys may point to other bad faith suits or verdicts against the company as evidence of bad faith in the way it handled this claim. Can such evidence be discovered? Is it admissible? The Nevada Supreme Court has not spoken … [Read more...]