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Giving insurance companies a “get out of jail free” card when they harm people

Posted on: March 22nd, 2014 by Steven Gursten

Under House Speaker Bolger’s new No Fault “reform” plan, auto accident victims’ ability to seek redress when PIP benefits are denied or cut off is severely limited House Speaker Jase Bolger’s “Substitute for HB 4612” will make litigation even  more difficult for car accident victims when they must hire a lawyer to challenge wrongful denials […]

Insurance company rules

Posted on: September 13th, 2012 by Steven Gursten

Insurance Company Rules are alive and well in America today. The game is even more rigged (if that’s even possible to imagine) in states like Michigan, where auto insurance companies make some of the highest profit margins in the nation. They also don’t have to worry about “pesky” laws like insurance bad faith, punitive damages […]

Is insurance fraud causing auto No-Fault premiums to rise, or are insurance companies price-gouging and trying to hide the truth?

Posted on: February 20th, 2012 by Steven Gursten

Insurance lawyer says truth is not what the insurance industry would like public to believe There is a lie being spread by the auto No-Fault insurance industry in Michigan — a lie that our auto insurance premiums are more expensive due to insurance fraud. This from an insurance industry that is making record-breaking profits– and […]

My letter to DBusiness on Michigan insurance company abuse

Posted on: December 15th, 2011 by Steven Gursten

No-Fault “reform” takes away drivers’ vital medical protections without doing anything to save them money on auto insurance I was recently quoted as a Michigan insurance attorney source on a story in DBusiness Magazine. This story was about auto insurance company abuse tactics and how injured people are often taken advantage of after auto accidents. […]

Michigan accident lawyer Steve Gursten featured in DBusiness on expose of insurance company abuse

Posted on: November 15th, 2011 by Steven Gursten

Steve is quoted on “independent” medical examiners (IMEs) making vast amounts while finding “nothing wrong” with seriously injured accident victims, and the auto insurance companies’ push for No-Fault “reform” Last week, I was quoted in an in-depth story in DBusiness magazine on insurance fraud and abuse in Michigan. The story delves into the insurance company […]

Delay, deny, defend: How insurance companies abuse customers with "the 3 Ds"

Posted on: August 2nd, 2011 by Steven Gursten

No-Fault insurance lawyer discuses how this tactic perverts the insurance industry’s promise of security Today’s guest blog is from Professor Jay Feinman from Rutgers University Law School. Feinman is author of Delay, Deny, Defend: Why Insurance Companies Don’t Pay Claims and What You Can Do About It. As a no-fault insurance lawyer in Michigan, I […]

Michigan's new insurance commissioner is bad choice for consumers, car accident victims

Posted on: May 21st, 2011 by Steven Gursten

Insurance lawyer doubts R. Kevin Clinton will tackle high auto insurance premiums and insurance company abuse Michigan has a new insurance commissioner, and following my list of the worst insurance companies in Michigan, I don’t see him being the right man for the job. There are two areas where Michigan drivers and consumers still desperately […]

"Truly propaganda by the Michigan insurance companies" says car accident victim

Posted on: February 2nd, 2011 by Steven Gursten

No-Fault insurance lawyer explains that numbers of car accident lawsuits drop while auto insurance rates rise I received a thoughtful comment from another reader of our Michigan Auto Lawyers Blog. TomH was responding to An Adrian, Michigan car accident victim’s right to bring a personal injury lawsuit, where I discussed Michigan Auto Law’s Lenawee County […]

An Adrian, Michigan car accident victim's right to bring a personal injury lawsuit

Posted on: January 19th, 2011 by Steven Gursten

Lenawee County news story draws controversy over lawsuit for pain and suffering, personal injury lawyer highlights importance of jury trials When one of our attorneys was in trial last week on a serious car accident case in Lenawee County Circuit Court, The Daily Telegram (a newspaper that serves Adrian, Michigan and several cities in Lenawee […]

Auto accident victim reaches out about insurance medical examiner (IME) abuse

Posted on: December 8th, 2010 by Steven Gursten

“Hopefully…. insurance companies get hit hard for this abuse” An auto accident victim named “Aron” contacted me about one of my many blog posts on insurance company IME doctors ruining Michigan’s No-Fault insurance system. Aron told me that he’s unfortunately experiencing exactly what I wrote about. Here’s what he said: Steven, My wife actually told […]

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