Moses v. Halstead, No. 08-3088 - U.S. Tenth Circuit
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Moses v. Halstead, No. 08-3088

In an action seeking a garnishment order in Kansas against an insurance company for its alleged negligent or bad faith refusal to settle plaintiff's claim against defendant's insured, judgment for defendant is reversed where the issue was governed by the law of the place where the contract was made, in this case Kansas, and thus the district court erred in applying Missouri law.

Read Moses v. Halstead, No. 08-3088

Appellate Information

Filed September 8, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge Seymour

Counsel

For Appellant:

William J. Pauzauskie, Topeka, KS

For Appellee:

Barrett J. Vahle, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP, Kansas City, KS