Pilimai v. Farmers Ins. Exch. Co., C047483
An insurance company is liable for Code of Civil Procedure section 998 penalties even when the costs, added to a judgment for compensatory damages, exceed total policy limits.
- Decided 03/28/2005
- Published 03/28/2005
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Clayeo C. Arnold and Anthony M. Ontiveros, Sacramento; and Leslie M. Mitchell for Plaintiff and Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Rust, Armenis, Schwartz, Lamb & Bills and Brian Turner for Defendant and Respondent.