Class sues State Farm for manipulating homeowners with water damage

Insurer directed claimants to repair services it had under contract to hold down costs, class action states. A putative class action accuses State Farm Insurance, the nation’s largest property insurer, of willfully directing homeowners to substandard water damage repair services, bolstering the company’s bottom line while leaving homes ripe for mold.The full article appeared in the Daily Journal on June 18, 2015. A copy of the article can be viewed here. The complaint against State Farm can be viewed here.