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0 Answers | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith, Consumer Law and Health Care Law for Indiana on
Q: Is an insurance such as Anthem (Silver Plan) that is provided through an employer required to pay for a mammogram?

I'm currently undergoing chemotherapy and have continued to work. Community North Anderson MD Cancer Center in Indianapolis is where I went for a second opinion and began treatment. They are taking every penny, and continue to do so even though my out of pocket has been met.

0 Answers | Asked in Construction Law, Consumer Law and Insurance Bad Faith for Louisiana on
Q: Is there a free windshield replacement law in Louisiana. I have full coverage insurance an there is a crack in my windsh

I have 2022 Ford F-150 series an I woke up there was over a 12 inch crack in my windsheild I have full coverage insurance is there a Louisiana law free windsheild replacement

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Animal / Dog Law, Health Care Law and Insurance Bad Faith for California on
Q: Hello, I want more information on going after my pet insurance “lemonade” for bad faith and false advertising. thank you

i recently took my 4 pound puppy into the vet for vomiting. doctor said he was having too many treats for his size and had a swollen liver. i was charged a bill of $1300 and Lemonade denied my claim for reimbursement because they believe vomiting is a “pre existing condition” even though that... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith, Insurance Defense and Traffic Tickets for Arkansas on
Q: I got a ticket for no insurance in Arkansas, yet I do have it

So I got pulled over, the state trooper pulled me over because I was getting close to the center line. Told him the truth, I was just exhausted from several nights of little sleep and on my way to work. He dismissed that and then brought up that he couldn't pull up my insurance. I didn't... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith for Kentucky on
Q: Someone I know did a hit and run with no insurance and expired tags. They got a letter in the mail from the police

They were told to call them. What should they do before they call the detective?

0 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Insurance Bad Faith for California on
Q: car got totalled by getting transported. uShip insurance not replying

About 2 weeks ago our car was smashed by a semi truck driver who fell asleep behind the wheel, however he might be uninsured. The transport website uship is not replying to our insurance claim, what should I do?

0 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Identity Theft and Insurance Bad Faith for California on
Q: What are the laws for car ownership in CA? My grandma took my car and she won't tell me where it's at I need it back

My grandma who went with me and offered to be a co signer so I can purchase a car with my own money $5,000 and she OFFERED TO ADD ME TO HER INSURANCE and than after three days she went and got a loan to pay for car she also took my name off the papers ownership she did this without my knowledge... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Insurance Bad Faith for California on
Q: I booked a car shipment on uShip and bought insurance from them, but they are not replying after a huge accident. Help!

I booked a car transport service and while being towed it was totalled by a semi that fell asleep behind the wheel. Our own insurance doesn't cover it because we were not in the car and it looks like the semi's USDOT # is invalid so they might not be insured either. We are looking to get... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith for New Jersey on
Q: GAP insurance denied my claim as my vehicle was used for business purposes.

I had cargo van, which was rented out on fluid truck, a driver made accident and my van was total. insurance accepted my claim but there are still 12622$ remain which i claim on GAP but they refused as van was not protected under business insurance. Please advise me what should i do for this??

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Insurance Bad Faith for California on
Q: I tried to but it not a question It's against car insurance bad faith claim No accident happen
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answered on Jul 2, 2024

Under California law, you can file a claim against your car insurance company for bad faith if they fail to honor the terms of your policy. This includes refusing to investigate or pay a valid claim without a reasonable basis. Even if no accident has occurred, your insurance company has a duty to... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith, Elder Law and Construction Law for California on
Q: Two wks ago, Our homeowners insurance denied our claim after our entire kitchen was torn out and gutted by contractors.

The restoration company led us to believe that our insurance policy included coverage for damages. We called our insurance co and a plumber when we noted the leak. Insurance co. was there within hrs. and asked to see insurance policy. He began quoting dollar figures that we would be compensated... View More

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answered on Jul 1, 2024

This is a complex situation that involves multiple areas of law, including insurance, contract, and potentially elder law. Here's a breakdown of the key issues and some potential steps you might consider:

1. Insurance Claim Denial:

- Review your insurance policy carefully to...
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1 Answer | Asked in Admiralty / Maritime, Insurance Bad Faith and Insurance Defense for New Jersey on
Q: Do you handle Cargo lost Pallates shipped to NJ and they delivered to incorrect location and was stollen in 9/18/23

EZ || GLOBALTRANZ || Tea4USA LLC || BOL 27634605 || PRO 450701543 || Tforce Freight || Amount:$18,666.66 ||

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Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 30, 2024

Unfortunately, we do not. This isn't a law firm or cargo loss recovery company. It is only a Q & A forum. You would need to reach out to law firms or other companies that handle such matters and pose your question to them. Good luck

1 Answer | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith, Consumer Law, Contracts and Health Care Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: Had MSP , along with GHP as primary insurance. Medicare let providers overbill me. There is negligence and bad faith .
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jul 5, 2024

A Pennsylvania attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. One option is to discuss the matter with your state's department of insurance - in most states, they handle consumer-related matters involving insurance. Good luck

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Small Claims, Insurance Bad Faith and Insurance Defense for South Carolina on
Q: Roof co DENY busting pipe that flooded house AFTER incident was witnessed, acknowledged &flood repairs complete by insur

Roof company manager onsite when incident occurred. Told homeowner not to worry bcuz His roof company has insurance for incidents like this. Roofer threw shingle down into backyard that hit pipe attached to back of kitchen wall. Pipe bust from shingle resultin to house floodin. Roofer called... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jul 10, 2024

A South Carolina attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. Final check should identify the claimant it is payable to - it sounds like you have more than one claim going on here, between water damage from pipe and roof damage from hail. Ask the carrier. In terms of a... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Products Liability, Insurance Bad Faith and Insurance Defense for Kentucky on
Q: Can I cancel extended warranty called appearance protection (ceramic coating)

I have recently bought a car and also bought the above warranty as well. When I asked the Finance manager at the dealership, if I could cancel the appearance protection warranty, he said that it is non-refundable. However, I did not get the service yet. Considering that I did not get the physical... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith for Indiana on
Q: insurance company took possession of the crash vehicle, keys, removed plates. Is this enough to argue they accepted?

Is this enough to argue they accepted my claim for damages. Can they deny the claim after taking possession and moving it to their 3rd party? Would I have a cause to suit on this ground, they accepted the claim as demonstrated by their actions in taking possession of crash vehicle, keys and insist... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 26, 2024

An Indiana attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for a week. It could, but not necessarily. It could also mean that they agreed with you in the PD adjustment negotiations that your check would be based on relinquishing salvage vehicle to them. Good luck

1 Answer | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith for Georgia on
Q: Would anyone be interested in suing State Farm over an insurance denial on a minor fender-bender?

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Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 27, 2024

A Georgia attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for a week. It's difficult for anyone here to take up your offer - you'd need to reach out to attorneys to discuss representation. Good luck

0 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents, Insurance Bad Faith and Insurance Defense for Texas on
Q: Can I sue a gap company for not paying off a $500 balance on my car after it was deemed the total loss

Geico paid off all $4900 to LH. the balance of $500 to pay off on my car would be remaining. So, I have Gap and they wouldn't pay a dime on the car. I have made all my payments on time, except I granted 3 deferred payments out of the 3 years of ownership due to medical condition. but I was... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Insurance Bad Faith for California on
Q: My policy has a Cash Value Rider, can insurance company force conversion to paid-up insurance non forfeiture option?

My policy had a Cash Value Rider included. Been paying for 15 years but lapsed beyond grace period due to a move where mail forwarding was missed. Reinstatement application was declined. Does this mean I, policy owner, can request refund of premium paid towards policy? Insurance company is forcing... View More

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answered on Jun 19, 2024

I can provide some general information about life insurance policies with cash value riders and non-forfeiture options, but please note that the specific details and your options will depend on the terms of your individual policy and the laws of your state. It's best to carefully review your... View More

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