Tag Archives: Insurance

Louisiana homeowners face differing standards for flood insurance offset

Heres another of those great Rebecca Mowbray stories in the Times-Picayune on Katrina legal developments in Louisiana.  This story discusses two different schools of thought among courts in the state when analyzing a common factual scenario — someone had both a … Continue reading

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Let me once again recommend the Lexis Insurance Law Center

Look, Im not saying this just because Im on the advisory board, and Im not saying this just because I have this post up about legal blogging, and I am not saying this just because I am as amazed as anyone that … Continue reading

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Investment Professional Liability Insurance Claims

The massive decline in the value of real estate, stocks and other investments will likely trigger investor suits against investment professionals, and will likely result in an uptick in professional liability insurance claims. In anticipation, we are seeing more disciplined … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Appellate Court Upholds Summary Judgment for Insurer in Dispute Regarding the Requirement that Physicians Perform Medical Examinations in PIP Insurance Claims

If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident in Massachusetts, you may be able to seek compensation through the at-fault driver’s Personal Injury Protection (PIP) auto insurance policy. In order to receive benefits, there are several procedures and rules … Continue reading

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California Physician Charged in Self-Referral Case With Felony Insurance Fraud and Perjury for Allegedly Referring Workers Comp Patients to a Laboratory and Surgery Center In Which He Allegedly Had Ownership Interest

Referring patients to other business entities that a physician has an ownership interest in can be a violation of the law depending on the type of patient (Medicare, workers' compensation) and it is important to ensure that the rules are … Continue reading

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