skip to Main Content

Patel v. Brighthouse Life Insurance Co.

Court: ND Tx  01/20/2023  Court Dismisses Extra-Contractual Claims Against Agent and Life Insurer

A court of the Northern District of Texas adopted a magistrate's recommendation granting an agent and insurer's joint motion to dismiss beneficiary's claims for negligence, estoppel, and relief under the Texas Insurance Code, holding that alleged misrepresentations from agent to beneficiary regarding payment of premiums are not actionable under the Texas Insurance Code.

life insurance policy, premiums, policy lapse, dismissal, 12(b)(6), misrepresentations, agent, agency, actionable misrepresentation, negligence, equitable estoppel, DTPA, Tex. Ins. Code Ch. 541

Reviewing the Case Document is for members only. Please login




Back To Top
X

Forgot Password?

Join Us