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Q: If an individual admits he backed into your vehicle, can his insurance company decide not to fix your car?

On Thanksgiving day, in the pouring rain, an individual put his truck in reverse and backed into my husband as he was leaving the JC Penny parking lot. When he realized what had happened, he admitted he backed into him because he did not see the vehicle, (saying it was small), provided my husband... Read more »

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 4, 2016

Insurance companies don't treat unrepresented persons seriously. Talk to a lawyer.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It...
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Q: Can an insurance company decide not to fully pay to fix an individual's vehicle if their client admits he was at fault?

For instance, you are behind someone exiting a department store parking lot, the person in front of you puts their vehicle in reverse and backs into your vehicle, admits he backed into you because he says he couldn't see your vehicle, your car was so small, can the insurance company say they will... Read more »

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 4, 2016

Insurance companies don't treat unrepresented persons seriously. Talk to a lawyer.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It...
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Q: Left on a green car enters the intersection at the time the light turns red and hits me. Clearly hits me on red who bad.

Officer wrote me tickets and says the driver cleared the stop line prior to red. However, the stop line isn't visible in the video the light turns red just before the car comes into view and hits me after I went through three lanes and was actually completing the turn. Can't tell from the video if... Read more »

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Dec 28, 2015

In many states, the officer's opinion on fault isn't relevant in a civil injury lawsuit. A local lawyer can advise.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not...
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Q: Can I sue someone who wrecked my car
Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Nov 14, 2015

Yes, but better to talk to a lawyer first.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to evaluate a legal...
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Q: My car was hit in a rental car parking lot while I was renting a car from the rental company.

They claim that because they posted a sign, which I did not see, that says they are not responsible for theft or damage to a vehicle in their lot they have no responsibility to do anything about the damage. Is this true in Johnson County, Overland Park Kansas?

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Nov 11, 2015

It is generally hard to disclaim negligence, but you'd have to prove negligence.Check with a local lawyer.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for...
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