Protecting the Claim File

Do you have to turn over your client’s entire claim file in the discovery process?  NO!  Or at least, usually not.  Join Rebecca and Steve as they discuss what can and cannot be protected via privilege, what probably has to go, and what you may want to disclose from the claim file to reach the best result in your subrogation case.

Tree Falling

If a tree falls across a property line, and no one is around to hear it, is anyone liable?  Someone is, but to determine who, you have to do some detective work and know about the laws in that state.  Join Steve and Rebecca as they see the forest, the Read more…

What is Subrogation

Do your friends and family wonder what it is you do all day? Or, is subrogation just a small or new part of your work and you’re wondering what you’ve gotten yourself into? Have you stumbled into this podcast by accident and wonder what it’s all about? Well, this is the episode for you! Join Rebecca and Steve as they get into the backstory of subrogation (and some of their own).

Comparative v Contributory Negligence

How does the type of negligence recognized in your state affect the outcome of your subrogation claim? If you are in a comparative negligence jurisdiction, will your claim be barred, or merely reduced? What even is contributory negligence? Join Rebecca and Steve as they work their way through these different negligence types, and explain how the jurisdiction’s treatment of negligence can impact your claim.