Scranton, PA Insurance Disputes (Bad Faith)
Here are some basic things you should know before you consult with an insurance bad faith lawyer or choose a law firm to represent you in a bad faith claim. We hope you find this information helpful. If you have more questions, feel free to contact us for a FREE, no-obligation consultation.
What is insurance bad faith?
Insurance companies are obligated by law to act “in good faith” and engage in “fair dealing” in fulfilling their duties to their policyholders. When they don’t, they can be sued both under contract law (breach of contract) and tort law for monetary damages, including punitive and exemplary damages, which can be substantial.
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