United States District Court, S.D. Alabama, Southern Division
January 5, 2015
METROPOLITAN GLASS COMPANY, INC. and QBE INSURANCE CORPORATION, Plaintiffs,
NATIONAL TRUST INSURANCE COMPANY, FCCI INSURANCE COMPANY, and FCCI INSURANCE GROUP, Defendants.
CALLIE V. S. GRANADE, District Judge.
After due and proper consideration of the issues raised, and there having been no objections filed, the recommendation of the Magistrate Judge made under 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(l)(B) and dated December 17, 2014, is ADOPTED as the opinion of this Court. Counts V and VI of plaintiffs' complaint are due to be and hereby are DISMISSED. In addition, plaintiffs' are ORDERED to amend their complaint to take out Counts V and VI and, as well, eliminate all unnecessary references to punitive damages on or before January 12, 2015. The defendants' answer to the amended complaint shall be filed no later than January 26, 2015.