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Potential New Strategies for Defending Assignment of Benefits Claims In Losses That Involve Homestead Property

I n recent years, assignment of benefits claims have become one of the biggest problems facing homeowners’ insurance carriers in Florida. This is evident from the substantial rise in the number of lawsuits filed in these types of claims each year. In fact, in some instances, there may be multiple assignments for a single occurrence Read More…

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The Propriety of Dismissal As A Sanction for Fraud in Florida

Has Plaintiff Set in Motion an Unconscionable Scheme Calculated To Interfere With the Administration of Justice Insurance carriers employ a number of tools to combat the prevalence of insurance fraud in personal injury claims, including education to adjusters regarding how to identify and respond to fraud, industrywide seminars from law firms and insurance organizations, and Read More…

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Application of the PIP Deductible to Bills Submitted by Hospitals and Other Non-emergency Physician Providers

Let’s face it, accidents happen. But, when they do, we hope for a host of reasons that the injuries are not severe enough to warrant a visit to the hospital. For insurers, this concern goes beyond the concern for the claimant’s physical well-being. Rather, the insurer must also concern itself with how to tender Personal Read More…

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Transgender Discrimination Claims

Transgender discrimination has increasingly become a topic of concern for employers and insurance professionals who handle these claims.1 At the state level, some legislative bodies have even further confounded the issues surrounding equal protection for the transgender population by enacting anti-transgender laws. One recent example occurred in North Carolina when its state legislature enacted the Read More…

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Winter 2016 CSK Quarterly

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Summer 2016 CSK Quarterly

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Winter 2016 CSK Quarterly

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Spring 2015 Quarterly

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Winter 2015 CSK Quarterly

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Summer 2014 CSK Quarterly

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