If you have an insurance coverage issue, OCM can help. We’ve helped policyholders recover millions of dollars in coverage, including life insurance, disability insurance, environmental contamination, and general liability coverage disputes. OCM partner, Sean T. Carnathan, literally wrote the book on Massachusetts Bad Faith Insurance Litigation.
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Sean Carnathan has recently published the first book ever published that gives you a complete guide to bad faith insurance cases under Chapter 176D.
You’ll get a history of bad faith law in Massachusetts, a comprehensive analysis of the statute (as well as related bases for suits), and a helpful discussion of first-party vs. third-party claims.
But that’s just the beginning. Author Sean Carnathan, a seasoned litigator, walks you through all the practical issues – the demand letter, the statute of limitations, pleadings, discovery, typical evidentiary problems, common and less-common insurer defenses, how to use experts, interest and attorney fee awards, appeals and more.