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Connecticut Judge Sets Schedule for Anti-Steering Case

A judge for U.S. District Court of Connecticut has approved a timetable for the anti-steering lawsuit being waged after Safelite sued state Attorney General George Jepsen and Thomas Leonardi, insurance commissioner, to halt Public Act 13-67 (an Act Concerning Automotive Glass Work), which went into effect January 1. Safelite’s appeal to the Second Circuit Court is pending over the lower court’s denial of a preliminary injunction.

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Arguments Heard in CT Anti-Steering Case; No Decision as Yet

U.S. District Court Judge Janet Bond Arterton heard oral arguments in Safelite vs. Jepsen on Monday from Safelite’s Attorney Jay Lefkowitz of Kirkland & Ellis and the State of Connecticut’s Assistant Attorney General Joseph Chambers. At issue is the law requiring third-party administrators (TPA) who own their own glass shops to provide a name of a non-affiliated glass repair shop in the same area to consumers. The law is scheduled to go into effect on January 1. Safelite contends it is the only entity covered by the law.

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