The Fifth Circuit’s recent opinion in Lyda Swinerton Builders, Inc. v. Oklahoma Sur. Co.1 includes policyholder-friendly holdings on Texas law concerning the duty to defend and the potential to recover treble damages for an insurer’s knowing violation of Texas Insurance Code.
Insurer's Knowing Violation of Texas Insurance Code May Entitle Insured to Treble Damages
December 19, 2018
Bethany L. Barrese - Saxe Doernberger & Vita, P.C.