LOW v. GOLDEN EAGLE INS. CO., A097703
In a rare case where an insured tendered a defense and then negotiated a settlement on its own, leaving the insurer in the dark, the trial court abused its discretion by not ordering that the breach relieved the insurer of post-tender costs including the settlement.
- Decided 07/02/2003
- Published 08/01/2003
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- The Louderback Law Firm, Stacey Leigh Pratt, San Francisco, CA, as Claims Administrator for Golden Eagle Ins. Co., in liquidation.
- For Appellees:
- Linda Gach Ray, Robert B. Owens, Owens & Gach Ray, Los Angeles, CA, for Claimants and Respondents.