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Washington Supreme Court Throws Automobile Subrogation Into Chaos

 Tuesday, September 3, 2019

 Matthiesen, Wickert & Lehrer, S.C.

The Spanish philosopher George Santayana once said that, “Chaos is the name we give order which produces confusion in our minds.”

With that definition in mind, the July 3, 2019 Washington Supreme Court decision of Daniels v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co., 2019 WL 2909308 (Wash. July 3, 2019), is responsible for about as much chaos as you can possibly throw into one state’s body of subrogation law.

It would stand to reason, however, that if we can eliminate the confusion, we also eliminate the chaos.

Subrogation professionals know well the disaster which befalls an anti-subrogation state like Montana when it sides with its trial lawyers and turns its back on small businesses.

Non-Standard Auto Insurance Subrogation

 Tuesday, September 4, 2018

 Matthiesen, Wickert & Lehrer, S.C.

Claims Professionals Hold The Key To Successful Subrogation

 Tuesday, March 15, 2016

 Claims Management

Washington Supreme Court: Actual Cash Value Includes Sales Tax

 Thursday, September 23, 2010

 Insurance Journal