My daughter is in the Winter Park High School Band and we are always doing fundraisers. How much do we really make on selling coupon books or wrapping paper!?! I would like to approach the band director and offer to donate half my commissions to the band for any and all parents, grandparents,... Read more »
This is not a legal question; and I am unaware of any federal or state law that would prevent you from giving away all of the commissions you earn on all the insurance sale you make to all of your customers. Responding to your specific question: The only "problem" I can see is going to...Read more »
My brother passed away he did not leave a will, he has no assets. Unfortunately he died 4 days before the contestable period ended for his life insurance policy. I am his beneficiary. The insurance company is asking for a Legal Representative form from me. How do I obtain this form? The... Read more »
Is there a way that I can sue my step mother for withholding my deceased fathers insurance. If I have proof he had Insurance and told his mother, sisters, brother and kids what he had? Is there any way possible to sue her in any way?
is that admission of guilt, they stated that when i filed out my application online (which i actually did over the phone with an agent, i answered the question falsely, but agent did ask me for much information. i am being sued due to accident my son had and i received refund. should i cash or... Read more »
The victim is suing you or the insurance company? If it is the Victim who is suing, you need to know you have no coverage at least at this moment. As far as whether cashing the check means admission, it is arguable because they reject your application for the reasons they believe it is true. You...Read more »
We moved to Florida from New York City about a year and a half ago.
We cannot get our New York insurance carrier to pay a claim since August 2017. We would like to file a law suit from where we live in Brevard County for 1,500 dollars. Does circuit court cover claims for less than this... Read more »
Moved from New York about a year and a half ago cannot get my NY insurance carrier to pay a claim in August 2017. I have been fighting with them since, I would like to end this. The claim is only $1500 but I have a very sick wife and I am in need of money in order to help her.
No, but the County Court does. $15K is the jurisdictional cap for County Court civil cases, so a claim for $1,500 must be filed there, at any County Court branch. However, sounds like you may have a venue problem. Simply because you moved to Fla. does not give you the right to file your claim in...Read more »
insurance policy that would cover his 3 month stay. The policy limits are $50K max. If i take out the policy in his name but I pay for it and for any reason he does end up in the hospital and the bill is over the $50K could the hospital go after me because I payed for the policy even if the policy... Read more »
If the manufacturer agrees to replace it, then it would seem there is no longer a loss for insurance to cover. If you choose the insurance company's payment, you have the deductible to consider. Insurance carriers will offset their payments, or choose not to issue payment, if a loss is already...Read more »
My daughter was in a car accident. It was her fault. Geico was the insurance company. 4 years after the accident she gets served because she's being sued. Geico never paid the claim. She was taken to court with the insurance company. The plaintiffs were awarded 3 million dollars. A judgment... Read more »
truck causing my car to roll over three times and land on its driver side an inch away from a house after going through a line of trees and a fence said that I was eligible for "expedited settlement" even though I wasn't ready to settle and did not ask to settle. I already have had 4... Read more »
The first thing I will say is of course you need counsel and her attorney and why if you are seriously injured he did not obtain representation is contrary to your best interest. Do not try to play lawyer with the insurance company or insurance companies and the other parties. If you were seriously...Read more »
Hurricane Irma hit the home in Plant City, FL, Sept 2017. HOI denied coverage and the HO Insurer's civil engineer assured disabled insured that the home was "structurally sound." The disabled insured remained in the home, relying upon the assurance of the Civil Eng, and became... Read more »
Possibly though a lot will depend on the duty owed by a contracting engineer especially if their scope was just structural, not enviornmental. Contact a member of the Fla Justice Association--they give free consults. Look for one that handles mold cases.
I am 1 month away from 5 years limit. I have been to sick to do anything. There is a primary and secondary both stalling. Primary which has had case 2 months just made very low offer not even covering bills.
Then my secondary which is my insurer didn’t think it was worth much, so I told... Read more »
You should have contacted a member of the Florida Justice Association. They give free consults.
I can't give you legal advice on Florida pleadings but one way would be to go to your county court law library, ask them to help you look up a recent case involving uninsured motorist law,...Read more »
I do not practice in Florida, but your question remains unanswered for three weeks. The facts here don’t indicate whether this is an auto, homeowner, or other type of claim. If the insurance carrier has issued a denial, you could show it to an attorney, together with all your information about...Read more »
I called to report the accident through the other driver that ran a red light and hit me. Called my ins and then called the other driver. They told me their driver has not filed a claim yet and asked what happen. No where in there during the entire conversation did they say his ins lapsed and he... Read more »
Hi on Aug 1 my husband was driving our Unregistered but insured in California SUV on the hwy in Florida when we got rear ended by a careless driver/Police report. We have major bumper damage as well as frame etc.I was taken to the hospital by ambulance/checked out and released..Insurance delayed... Read more »
Injured 2 years ago and still receiving treatment and therapy. I have a followup appointment with the doctor and the assign case nurse called me telling me she was going to be with me on my next followup appointment. Is this someting they could do?
Workers' Comp can assign a Nurse Case Manager to your file. We refer to them as the NCM. The NCM can meet with your doctors with or without you present. However, as a matter of practice, I send a letter to the carrier and NCM (if one is assigned) advising them I represent the claimant and...Read more »
My nephew was riding cycle home and a deer jumped out in front of him and he stuck it and recieved so severe injuries from the crash. The insurance company and tag office registered the vehicle.Now the insurance company said the cycle came up stolen and refused to pay for crash he now has... Read more »
It sounds like your son received some very serious injuries as a result of this unfortunate accident. Although it may be difficult to recover damages from an insurance carrier in this specific fact set, it is important to contact an attorney whenever a carrier has decided to void coverage (in this...Read more »
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