Entries by Liya Levich

Texas insurance claim bill Texas HB 1774 went into law effective September 1, 2017

In September of 2017, a Texas insurance bill was passed into law which is a major loss for Texas property owners. House Bill 1774 further enables bad faith insurance companies to abuse policyholders deploying unfair claim handling practices that force consumers to sue insurers for underpaying, delaying or wrongfully denying “force of nature” related insurance […]

Still Dealing With Hurricane Harvey Insurance Claim?

Do you feel most insurance companies pay their claims fairly and promptly? We recently learned nearly 40% of all Business owners, 52% of Business Interruption, and 26% of all other Commercial Property insurance claims from Harvey were closed with no payment. See page 12 in the link below from Texas Department of Insurance: Texas Department of Insurance Hurricane Harvey Data Call As […]