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The Weitz Company, LLC v. Lloyd's of London, No. 08-2835

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By FindLaw Staff on August 04, 2009 3:57 PM

In an action for action for breach of contract and bad-faith denial of an insurance claim, district court judgment is reversed and remanded where: 1) the court erred in holding that plaintiff's insurance claim was barred under the insurance policies' notice-of-loss provision, as plaintiff and defendant received notice of loss on the same day and thus plaintiff complied with the provision; and 2) the court erred in granting summary judgment for defendant on plaintiff's bad faith denial claim based on its analysis of the claim under Iowa law as the court failed to view the evidence in the light most favorable to plaintiff.    

Read The Weitz Company, LLC v. Lloyd's of London, No. 08-2835

Appellate Information
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa.
Submitted: March 12, 2009
Filed: August 4, 2009

Judges
Before MURPHY, MELLOY, and SHEPHERD, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by SHEPHERD, Circuit Judge.

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