Insurers fighting Illinois class action rulings

Brostoff, Steven
August 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;8/31/98, Vol. 102 Issue 35, p3
Focuses on insurance groups' call on the United States Supreme Court to review Illinois courts' decisions on a nationwide class action lawsuit against Bloomington, Illinois-based State Farm. Courts' ruling that all claims involving five million policyholders in 48 states can be litigated in Illinois under Illinois law alone; Implications of the rulings on state regulation of insurance and subject insurers.


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