Recovering Additional Living Expenses

Homeowner’s policies typically include coverage for additional living expenses. This provides money for the cost of housing, food, and other living expenses incurred while your home is being repaired. Insurance companies will often try to force their insured to live in cramped hotels. While this may be suitable for a handful of days, for most…

When Can Your Life Insurance Claim be Denied Due to a Misrepresentation?

Our attorneys represent policyholders whose claims have been denied for a variety of reasons, including misrepresentations on a life insurance application. A policyholder has a duty to provide accurate information to the insurer. If the application contains a material misrepresentation, the insurer may deny your claim. However, just because an insurance company claims a material…

TX House Committee on Insurance Considers Bills to Purporting to Increase Understanding of Insurance

Today the Texas House of Representatives Committee on Insurance considered two bills purporting to increase your understanding of your homeowners insurance and car insurance. HB 1554 relating to the language of personal automobile or residential property insurance policy documents and related materials by Rep. Smithee would authorize an insurer to provide a customer a copy…