Category Archives: Insurance Coverage

Weiss Law Office, S.C.’s Client Prevails In Another Coverage Dispute

Rural Mutual Insurance Company v. Secura Insurance, A Mutual Co., 2015AP1864-FT (slip op. Feb. 3, 2016) Rural Mutual resolved question over whether an insurer can enforce a condition subsequent in a policy which neither increased the risk to the insurer … Continue reading

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Attorney Weiss to speak on avoiding bad faith at the claims stage.

On April 23, 2015, Attorney Monte Weiss will be speaking at the Wisconsin Defense Counsel’s Spring Convention in Kohler, Wisconsin. He will be offering his opinions on how carriers can avoid assertions of bad faith while handling their insureds’ matters … Continue reading

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Behrndt v. Austin Mutual – 13AP2596

After a house fire, how may insurance companies determine whether a house is a “total loss,” and what are they required to pay the homeowner? In Behrndt v. Austin Mutual, 13AP2596, the homeowners made an analogy to the way insurance … Continue reading

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Pumpkin, Inc. v. Basil E. Ryan, Jr. – 2013AP1320

Pumpkin, Inc. sued Ryan Management, Inc. and alleged several intentional acts, including conversion, theft, and battery. American Family assumed the defense of Ryan Management, Inc. Summary Judgment was granted with to American Family by circuit court with regard to American … Continue reading

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John M. Bodish v. West Bend Mutual – 2013AP1659

After paying its underinsured motorist policy limits of $100,000.00, County Mutual was dismissed from Mr. Bodish’s personal injury suit. West Bend attempted to recover the settlement funds paid to its insured, Mr. Bodish, from County Mutual, claiming it should have … Continue reading

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