Meloney Perry recently shared her legal insurance expertise by participating in a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) joint presentation focusing on recurring homeowners and auto policies coverage issues. The CLE webcast presented by the State Bar of Texas provided insights on potential problems for insurance carriers and the policyholders along with recent legislative changes and laws that impact potential bad faith exposure for insurance carriers in the personal lines arena.
Some of the key takeaways and topics included:
- Updates on recent legislative enactments regarding first party property coverage under a homeowner’s policy
- Recurring coverage issues that arise under homeowners policies and auto policies
- Texas Supreme Court authority and evaluating the potential for bad faith claims
- How State Farm Fire & Cas. Co. v.Gandy, continues to demonstrate a viable protection for insurance carriers
To view the webcast, you can go to TexasBarCLE.com.