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What Does Rancosky v. Washington National Insurance Ruling Mean for Bad Faith Insurance Claims?

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on October 12, 2017 in General

Less than 24 hours after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued its first ruling on the long-simmering debate over what it takes to bring bad-faith claims against an insurer in Pennsylvania, that case, Rancosky v. Washington National Insurance, was being briefed before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Attorney Joe Mirarchi, who focuses on insurance and […]

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How To Comply With Pennsylvania’s New Voter ID Law

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on October 09, 2017 in General

Pennsylvania recently passed, and enacted, a new voter ID  law which will be in place and enforced in the upcoming November 2012 elections. Below is a summary from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDot) on how to comply with the law. Also, is how to obtain an ID which meets the requirements of the law.  For […]

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Lawyers Agree that Asserting Fetal Suffering is a Viable Action

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on May 18, 2016 in General

A recent court ruling on whether unborn twins experienced pain before their death has left the final decision up to the jury. Lawyers are now asserting that this type of claim could be actionable in the future. Schmidt Kramer partner Scott Cooper said in a statement to The Legal Intelligencer that the decision will likely […]

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Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Justices Highlight Failings of Peer-Review Structure

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 05, 2016 in General

On Dec. 21, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania reversed a Superior Court decision that awarded attorney fees to Doctor’s Choice Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Center. The court ruled that submitting a healthcare provider’s invoices to a peer-review organization is sufficient enough for an insurance carrier to dispute a treatment as unnecessary and thus deny reimbursement […]

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Scott Cooper Interprets Recent Ruling on ACA

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on July 07, 2015 in General

Less than a month ago, the U.S. Supreme Court confirmed the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Some law firms and lawyers are now questioning how this could affect personal injury cases. With the healthcare act solidified, more and more injured plaintiffs will have health insurance coverage. What this means, is that the medical […]

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Preventing Fourth of July Accidents and Injuries

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on June 26, 2015 in General

Each year, thousands of locals enjoy fireworks displays at home or at a local event. Unfortunately, some of these individuals may become victims of an accident. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in 2013, more than 11,000 people visited the emergency room for fireworks-related injuries. If you or someone you love is […]

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Finding A Quality Contractor In Pennsylvania To Avoid Injury And Losses

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on May 04, 2015 in General

  Locating a quality contractor can be almost as important as finding a good doctor, or someone to cut your hair.  You want a person you can work with, and trust.  Here are some tips on finding that dependable, competent, and trustworthy contractor. If you suffer injuries due to an error a contractor made contact […]

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Where To Purchase Life Insurance If You Cannot Find A Broker?

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on April 27, 2015 in General

Without a doubt one of the most important purchases a person can make if life insurance.  It protects not only your estate, but loved ones in the event of your untimely death.  How you can purchase life insurance is changing as we become more and more dependent upon the internet and computers.  Most people still […]

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Self-driving Cars: Are they close to a reality? Insurance?

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on March 31, 2015 in General

Posted on Mar 31, 2015 As time goes on, less and less people seem to be driving.  Also, more and more people are relying upon computers and technology.  Self-driving cars are only the next step and are closer to becoming a reality each and every day.  The Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) wants people to know […]

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See Why Pa. Ins. Dept. Urges You To Consider Flood Insurance

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on March 25, 2015 in General

Posted on Mar 25, 2015 Eventually Spring 2015 will arrive and all of the snow and ice will finish melting.  Also, Spring storms will bring flooding to some areas of Pennsylvania.  The Pennsylvania Insurance Department wants to make sure that residents in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania try to protect themselves in the case of a […]

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