San Antonio, TX asked in Car Accidents for Texas

Q: by law am I required to show the receipt on how much I paid to have my car fix to the person that hit my car? I'm in TX

The girl that hit our truck was uninsured. Now to pay for the damages she is demanding a copy of the receipt of the place that fix it.

By law do I have to show or give her a copy of that receipt?

Thank you for your time.

Related Topics:
1 Lawyer Answer
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Wyomissing, PA

A: If it was fixed yes, she has a right to see the bill. If it wasn't fixed she has a right to see an estimate. If you were hurt you may have an uninsured motorist claim so contact a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Assn--they give free consults.

Justia Ask a Lawyer is a forum for consumers to get answers to basic legal questions. Any information sent through Justia Ask a Lawyer is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis only.

The use of this website to ask questions or receive answers does not create an attorney–client relationship between you and Justia, or between you and any attorney who receives your information or responds to your questions, nor is it intended to create such a relationship. Additionally, no responses on this forum constitute legal advice, which must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each case. You should not act upon information provided in Justia Ask a Lawyer without seeking professional counsel from an attorney admitted or authorized to practice in your jurisdiction. Justia assumes no responsibility to any person who relies on information contained on or received through this site and disclaims all liability in respect to such information.

Justia cannot guarantee that the information on this website (including any legal information provided by an attorney through this service) is accurate, complete, or up-to-date. While we intend to make every attempt to keep the information on this site current, the owners of and contributors to this site make no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to from this site.