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Joseph Weeks and Andrew Lynch Joseph Weeks, left, and Andrew Lynch, right, Photo: John Disney/ALM

Lawyers aiming to collect on a $10 million judgment entered against a DUI defendant—who struck several pedestrians and cars, seriously injuring a child in the incident—said they’re confident that the driver’s insurer, which denied coverage, is responsible for the claim, even though it had given notice it was canceling his coverage shortly before the accident. 

Key to the case, they said, is a Georgia law mandating that an insurer provide at least 10 days notice prior to canceling a policy.

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Greg Land

Greg Land covers topics including verdicts and settlements and insurance-related litigation for the Daily Report in Atlanta.

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