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Judge Upholds California Insurance Commissioner's Order to Expand FAIR Plan Coverage

July 21, 2021

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mary Strobel upheld California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara's authority to order broader coverage options to consumers and she directed the commissioner to remove "some liability coverages that have no relationship, nexus, or connection to the insured property" and to resubmit his order to the FAIR Plan for immediate implementation.