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MCGILLOWAY V. SAFETY INSURANCE COMPANY (SJC 13043) (OCTOBER 19, 2021) (INHERENT DIMINISHED VALUE IN PROPERTY DAMAGE CLAIMS)

Officially released on October 19, 2021 Key Points: Class action lawsuit to determine if inherent diminished value (IDV) was compensable under part 4 of the Standard Massachusetts automobile insurance policy. The SJC determined that IDV damages are recoverable under part 4, however, a Plaintiff will Read More …

WHAT IS A WRONGFUL DEATH LAWSUIT?

What Qualifies As A Wrongful Death Lawsuit? Wrongful death happens when a person dies or is killed as a result of another person’s negligence or misconduct, then the family members or the deceased individual may sue for wrongful death. This type of lawsuit seeks to Read More …

Are Personal Injury Lawyers Worth It?

Are you wondering if it is worth hiring a personal injury lawyer in 2021? The quick answer is yes – an experienced personal injury attorney has intimate knowledge of personal injury law. Additionally, your Massachusetts personal injury lawyer will also know how the claims handling Read More …

WHEN SHOULD YOU CONTACT A PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER?

When Should You Contact a Personal Injury Lawyer?

You should contact a personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after an accident. Read More …

William J. Szulc, Jr. v. Siciliano Plumbing & Heating, Inc., & others, Mass. App. (2021) (wrongful death & statute of repose)

Officially released on June 10, 2021 Key Points: Personal representative of the Plaintiff’s estate alleged that the Plaintiff’s death was caused by the Defendant’s negligent installation of water heaters in a residential property. The Defendant’s motion for summary judgment was allowed under G.L. c. 260, Read More …

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