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BAD

/B-A-D/ Broken As Designed, a play on "working as designed", from IBM. Failing because of bad design and misfeatures rather than because of bugs.
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The case alleged that an insurer acted in bad faith in denying the plaintiff's claim for disability benefits.
The plaintiffs' trial brief in a case alleging that an insurer acted in bad faith by refusing to settle a claim for death benefits within the statutory period for filing a wrongful death case.
If the insurer goes beyond keeping the insured informed about the insured's right to contribute, however, and insists that the insured contribute toward settling a claim within policy limits, it has dealt unfairly and is in bad faith.