Travelers Indemnity v. Portal Healthcare Solutions

By: - April 13th, 2016

The US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit rendered an unpublished opinion on the above referenced action pursuant to cross-motions for summary judgment filed by the parties in US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.  The dispute arose over whether Travelers had a duty to defend Portal […]

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McCall v. United States, So.3d, 2014 WL 959180 (Fla. 2014)…What Next?

By: - April 25th, 2014

McCall v. United States, — So.3d —-, 2014 WL 959180 (Fla. 2014) This case involves a sad scenario where a young mother died from cardiac arrest due to excessive blood loss following the birth of her son.  The US District Court for the Northern District of Florida found the defendant […]

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The Med Mal Reform Bill

By: - March 27th, 2012

Urban Friesz, BMS’ Vice President of Claims discusses his research on the recent med mal reform bill that passed in the US House of Representatives last week.

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Bad Faith Claims Handling for Natural Disasters

By: - March 6th, 2012

In light of the immense storm activity experienced last week, VP of Claims, Urban Friesz discusses bad faith claims handling for natural disasters.

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