Navigating the Bad Faith Minefield

Webinar Recording for Insurers

At the forefront of bad faith law, Florida poses challenges for insurance companies. Most at risk are out-of-state insurers defending suits that involve “snowbird” policyholders in either automobile accidents or premises liability “slip and falls.”

In this webinar, “Navigating the Bad Faith Minefield,” noted Florida attorney John Atkinson details pitfalls unique to Florida and shows how carriers countrywide can reduce costly bad faith awards. Topics covered include:

  • Common failures by carriers that give rise to bad faith
  • Unique problems posed by “time limit demand” letters
  • When carriers are required to initiate settlement discussions, even in the absence of a settlement demand
  • Tender traps” carriers should watch