Each year, business owners pay insurance companies millions of dollars in premiums for “business interruption” insurance to protect their business from factors outside of their control. As a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic, on […]
(Chicago – 9/14/2018) It took less than 1.5 hours for a jury to return a unanimous verdict tonight in favor of our clients against an insurance company for refusing to pay the full insurance policy […]
(January 2018) The Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys at DeBlasio & Gower LLC obtained a $190,000 settlement for an elderly client injured in a car accident in Villa Park. The negligent driver suddenly pulled out of […]
The Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys at DeBlasio & Gower LLC recently obtained a $95,000 settlement for a client injured when the cab cover of a pick-up truck became air borne. The client sustained multiple back […]
In Burress-Taylor v. American Security Insurance Company, the plaintiff’s home was damaged by fire. She had two insurance policies, both of which covered loss by fire. Unfortunately, the shared liability of the two insurance companies was […]
In Delatorre v. Safeway Insurance Co., a passenger was injured in a motor vehicle collision and he sued the driver. The driver’s insurance policy contained a provision requiring the insurance company to defend the driver. […]
Has your insurance company denied your valid claim, or has it taken an unreasonably long time for your insurance company to pay your valid claim? If so, you may have a legal remedy.
In Standard Fire Insurance v. Knowles, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a plaintiff in a proposed class action cannot avoid federal jurisdiction by promising to seek less than $5 million in damages.