Back in May of 2011, I wrote a blog post about a denial of class certification by the Western District of Washington in Boucher v. First American Title Insurance CompanyThe court denied certification but allowed the plaintiffs to conduct discovery and later file a renewed motion for class certification.  The recent decision on

In February, there was a new class action filed against Citizens Property Insurance Corporation, Florida’s property insurer of last resort, alleging that it was using Xactware’s 360Value software to purportedly overvalue homes and charge inflated premiums.  This week, Allstate was sued in a putative nationwide class action in Illinois federal court making claims on

Insurers that issue coverage only for insureds within certain age brackets should review their procedures with respect to whether they might be charging premiums for insureds that are not entitled to coverage under the terms of the policy.  One example of this is where health insurance companies issue policies that allow coverage for dependants only