Aetna Life & Casualty Co. v. Braccidiferro – Case Brief Summary (Connecticut)

In Aetna Life & Casualty Co. v. Braccidiferro, 34 Conn. App. 833, 643 A.2d 1305 (1994), cert. granted, 232 Conn. 901, 651 A.2d 743 (1995) the Court stated that "the proponents intended that where, after the enactment of P.A. 93-77 . . . an insurer failed to rewrite a policy that provided a two year limitation before an underinsured motorist claim arose under the policy, the two year provision would be invalidated and a claim for underinsured motorist benefits would be time barred only by the usual statute of limitations for contract actions in this state, six years." Id., 842 n.6.