Alabama’’s Unique Death Action

All fifty states have statutes providing a civil action to recover money damages if a person is wrongfully killed due to the negligence or wantonness of another. However, Alabama’’s wrongful death statute is unique. You cannot recover compensatory damages in a...

Insurance bad faith may be increasing!

When an insurance company denies a claim without adequate investigation of the facts or denies a claim without a justifiable reason, the company is liable for bad faith. The person who’s claim was denied can recover compensatory and punitive damages in a bad faith...