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VIDEO: Lawyers discuss Lloyd’s of London lawsuits at meeting
News Source: Hawaii Tribune-Herald
HILO, Hawaii, Jan 27, 2019 (Hawaii Tribune-Herald) — Attorneys told about 35 people who packed a conference room Wednesday at the Grand Naniloa Hotel in Hilo there will be more lawsuits filed against Lloyd’s of London and its associated agents, brokers and adjusters.
“Right now, there are five lawsuits filed with 28 individual cases in those five lawsuits. Those are on file,” Kirk Wood, an Alabama attorney working with Kona attorney Jeffrey Foster said. “We should have two additional (lawsuits) within the next 10 days that will have as many as 25 to 28 people.”
Foster said the individual cases in Hilo Circuit Court concerning homeowners whose lava-related insurance claims were denied are now in the discovery phases.