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Insurance Law From A to Z Series – Life Insurance Law

Summary Mississippi Insurance Law CoverIt’s time for the next installment of Holcomb Dunbar law series “Insurance Law from A to Z.”  This was put together by our litigation group  who practice in the insurance law arena.  Of course, if you have questions about these or any other topics please do not hesitate to contact us.

This week’s installment – Life Insurance Law

Proceeds of a life insurance policy become due on the date of the death of the insured.  Interest shall be computed from the insured’s death until the date of payment and shall be computed at the rate of interest guaranteed by the policy or at the current rate of interest applicable to death benefits.  Miss. Code Ann. § 83-7-6.

 

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