UP authored amicus in this important case of first impression supporting the rights of policyholders and their judgment creditors to recover a judgment in excess of the policy limits in contract actions against the insurance company for breach of the duty to defend, where the breach results in a judgment in excess of the policy limits. UP presented several similar cases from sister states supporting its position, including California, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, Montana, Texas and Wisconsin.
Court State of Connecticut Court of Appeals
Case Number AC 34524
- Assignment of Bad Faith Claims