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5.21.2007

Washington Passes Stringent Insurance Fair Conduct Act

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On May 15, 2007, Washington State Governor Christine Gregoire signed the Insurance Fair Conduct Act into law. The Act allows recovery of uncapped treble damages for unreasonable denial of a claim for coverage or payment of benefits, and recovery of uncapped treble damages for violation of certain insurance regulations. View full article (PDF).