Backwater, Inc. v. Penn-Am. Ins. Co., 05-2805
Summary judgment for defendant-insurer in a bad faith claim is affirmed where the insurer acted in good faith since conflicting inferences could be drawn from the facts, and jury verdict for defendant on breach-of-contract claim is affirmed where there was no plain error in the exclusion of testimony or the order of jury instructions.
- Argued 04/05/2006
- Decided 05/24/2006
- Published 05/24/2006
- EVANS, Circuit Judge., Before EVANS, WILLIAMS, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Timothy R. Sendak (argued), Gordon A. Etzler (argued), Etzler & Associates, Valparaiso, IN, for Plaintiffs-Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- Michael E. Brown (argued), Kightlinger & Gray, Indianapolis, IN, for Defendant-Appellee.