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Claimant Without a Judgment Has No Standing to Bring Declaratory Judgment Action Against Alleged Tortfeasor’s Insurer

Posted in Rescission
A Kentucky federal court has held that a claimant has no standing to bring a declaratory judgment action against her alleged tortfeasor’s insurer where the claimant has yet to obtain a judgment in the underlying action. Summers v. Scottsdale Indem. Co., No. 1:15-cv-0092 (W.D. Ky. March 31, 2016). The court also held that, even if… Continue Reading