Insurance 101 – Chapter 12 – Volume 9 – Denial for Failure to Appear

Denial for Failure to Appear

In California the Court of Appeal concluded that, as a matter of law, the insured violated the requirement of the insurance policy that he submit to an examination under oath; that the insurer could on that  basis deny his claim without a showing of prejudice; that the  availability of a deposition in litigation does not excuse his breach of the examination under oath requirement; that he had no valid bad  faith claim; and that the court properly dismissed his action.

The following video was adapted from my book, “Insurance Claims A Comprehensive Guide” Published by the National Underwriter Company and is available at the Zalma Insurance Claims Library

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