Everything listed under: uninsured motorist coverage

  • Binding UM carrier to jury verdict

    Does putting a UM carrier on notice of lawsuit bind them to a verdict in excess of liability coverage, or do you need to join them in the suit against the tortfeasor?  Read More...

  • Propriety of UM Carrier Intervening in Underlying Suit Against Tortfeasor

    I have a wreck with limited liability coverage, and some UM. I sent demands to both carriers, and settled the UM claim for less than that limit, but the liability carrier is low balling me. I filed suit vs. the tortfeasor. The UM carrier wants to intervene to protect its subro interest. What happens if the liability carrier tenders their limit in the suit? Wouldn't the UM carrier still have to waive subro or substitute payment?  Read More...