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Pekar Law, P.A.

An experienced insurance claims lawyer serving the Tampa Bay area and across Florida.

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Pekar Law, P.A.

An experienced insurance claims lawyer serving the Tampa Bay area and across Florida.

Month: June 2015

Recent Decision Highlights the Necessity of Meeting Claims Deadlines What are the effects of filing a claim for coverage beyond the deadline listed in the policy? Will the insurer still honor my claim if it is just a few days late?

When it comes to insurance policies, understanding the fine print can make a crucial difference in avoiding a claim denial - particularly with regard to filing deadlines. Oftentimes, insurers impose a 30- or 60-day deadline within which a policyholder must file a...

Judge Overrules Insurer’s Summary Judgment Motion; Finds Genuine Issue of Fact What does the concept of ‘misrepresentation’ mean in the context of a residential insurance policy?

When it comes to civil litigation, most defendants facing possible major exposure to liability will make a preliminary attempt to have the case dismissed early on, citing the procedural hurdle that requires a "genuine issue of material fact." More simply, if all the...

Court Denies Insurance Company’s Attempt to Avoid Breach of Contract Liability My insurance company is seeking to deny coverage based on a perceived technicality. Is there anything I can do?

When it comes to an insurance policy, the devil is in the details - just ask any of the thousands of Florida plaintiffs awaiting a resolution to their ongoing sinkhole claim. In one recent case out of Hillsborough County, the District Court of Appeal of Florida,...