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FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY LAW

Rush v. Erie Ins. Exch., 2024 Pa. LEXIS 123 (January 29, 2024) (Donohue, J.). This appeal requires the Court to determine whether a “regular use” exclusion contained in a motor vehicle insurance policy violates the express language of the Motor Vehicle Financial Responsibility Law (“MVFRL”). We hold that as presented in this case, the “regular […]

INSURANCE-FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY LAW-UIM COVERAGE-STACKING

Erie Insurance Exchange v. Harding, Pa. No. CV-23-00,668 (C.P. Lyco. January 8, 2024) (Linhardt, J.). Plaintiff Erie Insurance Exchange commenced this action by Complaint filed June 21, 2023, seeking a declaratory judgment concerning insurance coverage. Plaintiff is an unincorporated reciprocal insurance exchange. The Defendants are Melissa Harding, Brad Harding and the Estate of Daniel Blake […]

INSURANCE-FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY LAW-MEDICAL EXPENSE BENEFITS-EXCLUSION

Nationwide Prop. & Cas. Ins. Co. v. Castaneda, 2023 Pa. Super. LEXIS 575, 2023 WL 8394516 (December 5, 2023) (Panella, P.J.) Christina Tapia Castaneda was driving her mother’s car, with her mother’s permission but without a valid driver’s license, when she was rear ended by another car. Christina suffered severe injuries in the accident. Because […]

INSURANCE-FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY LAW-UNDERINSURANCE-STACKING-WAIVER OF STACKING

O’Boyle v. Progressive Preferred Ins. Co., 2023 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 164990 (E.D. Pa. September 18, 2023) (Baylson, J.) Defendant Progressive Preferred Insurance Co. (“Progressive”) seeks summary judgment in this case arising from a dispute over insurance coverage. ECF No. 40. As discussed in more detail below, there do not appear to be any disputes about […]

ATTORNEY’S FEES-FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY LAW

Turnpaugh Chiropractic Health & Wellness Ctr., P.C. v. Erie Ins. Exch., 2023 Pa. Super. LEXIS 247 (June 8, 2023). BEFORE: BOWES, J., McCAFFERY, J., and STEVENS, P.J.E. OPINION BY STEVENS, P.J. Erie Insurance Exchange (“Erie”) appeals from the judgment entered by the Court of Common Pleas of Dauphin County finding in favor of Turnpaugh Chiropractic […]