Allstate Insurance Co. v. United States Fidelity & Guaranty Co – Case Brief Summary (Utah)

In Allstate Insurance Co. v. United States Fidelity & Guaranty Co., 619 P.2d 329 (Utah 1980), the Court considered the validity of a named driver exclusion to an automobile liability insurance policy.

After analyzing the then-applicable statutory scheme and concluding that the legislature had established a mandatory minimum liability coverage requirement for automobile insurance policies, we held that the exclusion was "void in relation to the minimum level of liability coverage mandated" by statute. Id. at 333.