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Filed Rate Doctrine: Third Circuit Reaffirms Breadth of this Doctrine in Title Insurance Class Action

The filed rate doctrine is a general principle that a suit cannot be brought against an insurance company, or other company that is subject to rate regulation (such as a utility) challenging the appropriateness of rates that were filed with a regulatory agency.  The rationale for this doctrine is essentially that ratemaking is properly within … Continue Reading
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