Archive for April, 2012

SJC Affirms Multiple Damages Award in Insurance Bad Faith Case

Every year significant appellate rulings come down that affect tort (a civil wrong or injury) practice in Massachusetts. The Supreme Judicial Court’s recent decision in Rhodes v. AIG Domestic Claims, Inc., 461 Mass. 486 (2012), is another example. The court ruled that the sum of money (or “measure of damages”) to be doubled or trebled in an […]

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