Category Archives: Civil Litigation & Appeals

Attorney Kramer wins appeal in a partition action.

Attorney Charles Kramer of Weiss Law Office, S.C., was winning counsel of record in Kresovic v. Kresovic, Case No. 2015AP002159. Kresovic involved two family members who could not agree on how to use a jointly owned 47-acre parcel in Franklin, … Continue reading

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Gabe’s Construction Co Inc v. Holly Pipe Corporation: A pause in the march of subrogation law

Gabe’s Constr. Co. v. Holly Pipe Corp., 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 28472 (E.D. Wis. Mar. 9, 2015) is a recent case which illustrates tensions in the development of Wisconsin subrogation law in with regard to the ability of an insured … Continue reading

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Effect of the Collateral Source Rule on Subrogation

How does the Collateral Source Rule interact with Subrogation? For subrogated parties, a lawsuit or claim isn’t resolved as soon as the injured Plaintiff and the Defendant, usually another insurance company, reach a settlement. Auto and health insurers with medical … 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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