After suffering a humiliating $8.3 million loss during Johnny Depp’s trial, Amber Heard is suing the insurance company that refused to cover her.

After suffering a humiliating .3 million loss during Johnny Depp’s trial, Amber Heard is suing the insurance company that refused to cover her.

In case someone has been living under a rock, the libel suit filed by Johnny Depp against his ex-wife Amber Heard on defamation charges came to an end favoring Johnny Depp. Although he won the trial on three counts, Amber Heard had one in his favor. Due to this, she is expected to pay her ex-husband an amount of 10.35 million dollars. Since she will also be getting $2 million from Johnny Depp, the amount is reduced a bit to $8.35 million.

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp.
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp.

Well, Amber Heard is back in the headlines as she prepares for another court date, this time her target is an insurance company. She is ready to sue her insurance company for not covering the decided amount to Johnny Depp.

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Amber Heard sues insurance company

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Since it is quite clear that amber heard You don’t have that amount lying around, you turned to your insurance company for help. Although she had taken out a $1 million liability policy, the insurance company backed down from paying for the damages.

In July, Heard’s insurance company claimed that the actress had to pay such a large amount as a result of her own willful misconduct. Therefore, under California law, the company is not responsible for paying for damages. Instead of getting the money from her insurance company, she found herself on the receiving end of another lawsuit. The company sued Heard to avoid having to pay the actress.

As we all now know that the aquaman The actress is not one of those who give up so easily. According to TMZ, in an interesting turn of events, she has now countersued the insurance company. It looks like she’s going to make sure the company puts her hands in her pockets and pulls out $8.35 million to give to Johnny Depp.

The counterattack comes as Heard believes that the deal she made with the insurance company was not based on any conditions and that she was fully responsible for protecting the company, regardless of the outcome of the defamation trial. Heard claims that refusing to pay damages was a breach of contract and she is ready to take the company to court.

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Amber Heard against two insurance companies

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Amber Heard and her lawyers in the defamation trial

Heard is trying to get two insurance companies, Travelers Commercial Insurance Company and New York Marine General Insurance Company, to cover the damage. In pursuit of her, she is currently being represented by David L. Axelrod and Jay Ward Brown. Kirk Pasich is also part of her legal team.

Travelers sued New York Marine for reimbursement of half of what the company spent while handling Heard’s case. Although Travelers believed that Heard should choose his own lawyers, the New York Navy, along with a judge, decided to use cheaper local lawyers, since the case appeared to be straightforward.

New York Marine claims that its appointed attorneys were excluded by Roberta Kaplan and Elaine Charlson Bredehoft. The company is now demanding a return of just over $600,000 for the contribution they made to Heard’s defense fund. Pasich is currently trying to get Heard out of this mess.

Font: TMZ

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