Vermont Supreme Court rejects negligence as a cause of action against a carrier in connection with the inspection and handling of a first-party property insurance claim.

Its all about a contract, and your trust in the services you have “bought” when you have an insurance claim.  The Vermont Supreme Courts added to the body of law around the country that had found, that an insured cannot sue an insurance company when they provide lousy ( fill in … [Continue reading]

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Credit cards and car rental insurance

Credit cards that offer collision coverage and other insurances for your car rental are great perks, but read the fine print and know what your cards offers and what it does not. Too many clients call my office after a rental car accident only to find out that they might not be … [Continue reading]

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Florida property insurance rates going up not down.

One of the major costs of insurance is the price insurance companies pay for reinsurance.  Well, Florida passed legislation designed to bring down reinsurance rates, and the rates for reinsurance have come down 15% t0 20%, but unfortunately it has done nothing to reduce the actually rates of  policyholders in … [Continue reading]

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Zhang v. The Superior Court of San Bernardino County

The fight to make insurance companies accountable moves in inches.  As the Insurance Justice Lawyer, I will not be happy until a Universal Homeowners Bill of Rights is established, with a preamble that guarantees Respect and Dignity is given to each policyholder. This case above was significant and was about … [Continue reading]

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Another Homeowner comes to understand how Insurance Companies really work

I noticed this letter from a Long Island, New York homeowner who was a victim of Hurricane Sandy, the letter was written to NEWSDAY and they published it. See the letter/ story here Myra Kennett Baldwin was expressing her frustration that after many years of paying for insurance on her … [Continue reading]

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