Tag: Michigan No Fault Benefits

April 13, 2010

Insurance company sends full no-fault release seven days after car accident   Wow, I’ve seen a lot of dirty tricks pulled by Michigan auto insurance companies over the past 16 years I’ve been helping people injured in car accidents. But what Dairyland Insurance just did to a group of unsuspecting accident victims may actually top …

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December 29, 2009

There is a right way and a wrong way for personal injury lawyers to be charging on collecting PIP benefits Let me be clear: one of the things that really bothers me is watching a personal injury lawyer sign up a case, and then try to take his or her third on everything starting on …

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June 22, 2009

No-Fault attorney in Michigan Lawyers Weekly – No-Fault causation ruling on car accident case A Michigan Auto Law attorney is interviewed by Michigan Lawyers Weekly on a Supreme Court decision that requires No-Fault insurers to pay auto insurance benefits(also called personal injury protection or PIP benefits) whenever an insured person can show “almost any causal connection” …

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June 17, 2009

Steven M. Gursten editorializes in The Oakland Press why Johnson v. Wausau enables your auto insurance company to legally lie to you about No-Fault benefits, such as attendant care Who is the Michigan Court of Appeals protecting? A dishonest auto insurance company, or a baby with traumatic brain injury? No-fault insurance attorney Steve Gursten discusses a …

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April 12, 2009

Insurance attorney editorializes about “one of the most disturbing” attendant care cases, Johnson v. Wausau, which creates dangerous public policy for auto accident victims Insurance attorney Steve Gursten writes an editorial for the Detroit Legal News about a Michigan Court of Appeals ruling regarding  attendant care benefits called Johnson v. Wausau. In Johnson, the court denied a child …

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October 3, 2005

Steve Gursten in Michigan lawyer newspaper on mastering the fine art of referral fees Car accident lawyer Steve Gursten is interviewed by Michigan Lawyers Weekly on the practice of making and accepting referrals for personal injury cases. He says the clients are the ones benefiting from attorney fees: “Clients are best served because the referring attorney …

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January 26, 2004

Auto insurance attorney says knowing how to advise No-Fault cases and when to refer them is critical Insurance attorney Steve Gursten is interviewed by Michigan Lawyers Weekly about the importance of lawyers having a basic understanding of auto insurance and Michigan’s No-Fault insurance system. He says such knowledge can help attorneys advise clients on insurance coverage …

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