robert, Author at Insurance Expert Witness

2019 Legislative Actions on Insurance in Florida

Important New Laws Take Effect July 1st and Affect Everyone After much debate, the Florida Legislature made substantial changes and additions to insurance laws during the first half of 2019. Assignment of Benefits.  Assignment of Benefits is an area that has been...

Actuaries Analyze Weather Data to Forecast Future Risk

Part of the responsibility of an actuary is to predict the future. No, they don’t use crystal balls or Ouija Boards, they use data and trends determine risk. Usually they are occupied with issues like life expectancy, crime rates, and identifying regions that have...

Toxic Mold and Property Damage Claims in Florida

Toxic Mold and Property Damage Claims in Florida Insurance Claims and Lawsuits Involving Mold Are Particularly Complex – Mold Insurance Expert Witness   When a tornado or hurricane strikes a community , it’s fairly obvious to ascertain how and when damage...
Florida Hurricane Insurance Claim Resolution

Florida Hurricane Insurance Claim Resolution

With Hurricane Michael now history, at least from the storm standpoint, the inevitable clean up continues as does the claim process.  Many and probably most of the claims will be resolved without litigation – though some will in fact result in litigation. ...