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The Bottaro Law Firm, LLC has many clients who are in need of getting their vehicle appraised and fixed after a motor vehicle accident. And unlike other law firms, we care about our clients getting the fair market value for … Continue reading

Purchasing car insurance can seem like an easy task for some, but for others the process can be somewhat confusing. Thus, it’s important to realize what kind of coverage you can get when selecting your auto insurance policy. Additionally, you … Continue reading

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After a motor vehicle accident, do you have to take your car to the insurance company’s recommended auto body shop? Many of our clients assume that you have to listen to your insurance company and take your vehicle to their … Continue reading

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How a court interprets the terms of an insurance policy can significantly affect whether or not an injured person gets coverage to reimburse the costs of medical treatment, pain and suffering, lost wages, and related losses. Therefore it is important to … Continue reading

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Uninsured (UM) and underinsured (UIM) motorist coverage protects the injured party after an accident when the at-fault party’s insurance is insufficient.  UM coverage applies when the at-fault party has no insurance, or is a hit and run driver. UIM coverage … Continue reading

Insurance coverage for Uber and Lyft drivers and other ride-sharing app drivers is confusing to understand amidst a rapidly developing industry. We have written about this issue before, and the policies keep changing. Legislation passed in Rhode Island and Massachusetts … Continue reading

Assisting Drivers in Massachusetts and Rhode Island Work with Insurance Claims Massachusetts and Rhode Island, like the vast majority of other states, require every owner of a motor vehicle to secure a minimum level of liability insurance, in order to … Continue reading

866-LAW-9700 After being in a bad accident, it is common to have concern that the party at fault does not have adequate coverage for your injuries. If this is the case, there may still be options. In Rhode Island, you … Continue reading

Assume Medicare has paid a beneficiary’s medical expenses that were related to a personal injury claim. And assume that the beneficiary has successfully recovered a personal injury settlement from an at fault party. It is critical to understand that the … Continue reading

The facts of Golchin v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Co., 950 N.E. 2d 853 (Mass. 2011) provide an example of how Personal Injury Protection (PIP), MedPay, and health insurance work with one another under a Massachusetts standard auto insurance policy. In … Continue reading