|Volume Number: 29
|Opinion Issued October 26, 2011|
|WV PUBLIC EMPLOYEES INSURANCE AGENCY|
|DIVISION OF CORRECTIONS|
B. Keith Huffman, Attorney at Law, for Claimant
Charles Houdyschell Jr., Senior Assistant Attorney General, for Respondent.
| PER CURIAM:
This claim was submitted for decision based upon the allegations in the Notice of Claim and a Stipulation entered into by Claimant and Respondent.
Claimant seeks to recover $508,958.79 for health and life insurance benefits provided to the Respondent’s employees.
In the Stipulation, Respondent admits the validity of the claim and the parties agree that an award in the amount of $438,129.71 is fair and reasonable to settle this claim.
It is the opinion of the Court of Claims that the Claimant should be awarded the sum of $438,129.71.
Award of $438,129.71.