The court deemed the $75,000 jurisdictional amount met, even though the insured was only seeking to collect a $28,000 judgment on the contract claim, because the insured also asserted a statutory bad faith claim.
Date of Decision: September 28, 2016
Duncan v. Omni Insurance Company, CIVIL ACTION NO. 16-1489, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 133134 (E. D. Pa. September 28, 2016) (Bartle, J.)