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Connecticut Supreme Court Reverses $35 Million Judgment Against Insurer

The Connecticut Supreme Court has overturned a lower court’s judgment against Hartford for $35 million. Approximately 1,000 state auto collision repair companies had alleged the insurer violated Connecticut’s Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUTPA) by working to establish “price fixing” or artificially low labor rates.

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Hartford Appeals $35 Million Verdict over Alleged “Price Fixing” to Connecticut Supreme Court

Hartford is asking the Connecticut Supreme Court to overturn a lower court verdict of $35 million in favor of more than 1,000 state auto collision repair companies who sued the company alleging the insurer violated Connecticut’s Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUTPA) by working to establish “price fixing” or artificially low labor rates. The Connecticut Supreme Court hearing is set for Tuesday, January 13, 2015.

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